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The New York Times Best SellerA Barnes & Noble Best Fiction Book of 2020A Goodreads Choice Awards FinalistSteel Magnolias meets Dracula in this '90s-set horror novel about a women's book club that must do battle with a mysterious newcomer to their small Southern town, perfect for murderinos and fans

Author Grady Hendrix

Pages 408

Publisher Quirk Books

Published Date 2020-04-07

ISBN 168369144X 9781683691440

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sarah_brown_5943 shared a tip "Also the rape plotlines are WAY too much, voyeuristic shock scenes that don't mean anything."

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jasmine_mills shared a tip "I wasn't sure what I was expecting from this book but it is such an empowering story and a great read."

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zi_howard shared a tip "It's quickly become one of my favorites!! The imagery and story arc is wonderful!!"

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meagan_souza shared a tip "So good but definitely disturbing. Check trigger warnings before going in."

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maudie_bro shared a tip "Very good book! Loved it!"

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valerie_leach shared a tip "I enjoyed this book, however, I found it slow and wanted something a little more from it."

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gayan_hutchinson shared a tip "This book was so inventive amd also very funny."

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erika_grover shared a tip "LOVED IT"

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renae_burks shared a tip "Such a great read. Easy to read, hard to put down. Dracula meets the 90s South. It is such a fun catchy read."

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andrea_cronican shared a tip "A book about what it cost to see evil I your own town."

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nadia_mckernan shared a tip "Such a fun read"

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erin_gray_7709 shared a tip "I loved this book! There is so much more to this book than what the title tells you. Highly recommend!"

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brianna_treusch shared a tip "I think so! I really enjoyed it. It's a real rollercoaster"

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amy_albers shared a tip "It was detailed, gory, and a great read!"

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bailey_ford_7688 shared a tip "Amazing read!!"

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sarah_burke_8474 shared a tip "10/10"

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allyssia_keeling shared a tip "Great weekend read"

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katie_salmans shared a tip "Weird but so good!"

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robin_nancarrow shared a tip "Fun, easy read that made you feel like you were really there with the characters and that they could really be your neighbors"

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madison_morris_1701 shared a tip "This was a very good book a little slow but it's still very very good!"

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shelly_robinson shared a tip "Light hearted without being mindless fluff. Can't wait to try another of his books."

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catherine_baker_2446 shared a tip "The best book that I’ve read in a good while. #gradyhendrix is a master of building suspense and character investment."

ananda_kendall shared a tip "Such a fun read! My fav might be The brain that changes itself. I keep going back to it."

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claire_foley shared a tip "Loved this book. Couldn't put it down"

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marco_barrera shared a tip "This book will hypnotize you and keep you on the edge of your seat"

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heidi_gonzalez_9661 shared a tip "Creepy - great read"

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rebecca_mcfarling shared a tip "Nice twist on a classic vampire tale."

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wwfix shared a tip "Funny and well written, with lots of interesting friendships, while still being very suspenseful and scary."

erin_allen_5099 shared a tip "Seriously my favorite author right now — fabulous read! #yougoladies #bookclub #southernersunite"

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danielle_cabrera_5864 shared a tip "It was a fun read and not your typical vampire book"

cyndi_elliott shared a tip "It’s so twisted it was hard to put fown"

shannon_felli shared a tip "This book is so good! I couldn’t put it down! #horror #spooky #crime_and_mystery"

tarynne_kinghorn shared a tip "The perfect October read!! Really really enjoyed this one"

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phantimbo_boto shared a tip "A total page turner. I ended up finishing it in one day because I just couldn't put it down."

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renae_davis shared a tip "This was awesome! Couldnt put it down and when I did couldnt stop thinking about it#supernatural #thrillers #horror"

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kat_kleeberger shared a tip "First time reading this author but I thought it was a good read."

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a.c_rooks shared a tip "This book is PHENOMENAL. So captivating. I could not put it down!"

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rebecca_barron_3337 shared a tip "Funny! 9/10"

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betsy_putnam shared a tip "Southern ladies and their knee pads ✨🍑✨"

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anella_cartmill shared a tip "Different. Funny. Creepy. Suspensful in that *you know whats going to happen, but you dont know when* kind of way."

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kacie_quiterio shared a tip "Slow build.. could have been shorte"

susan_mabry shared a tip "Great spooky read right before Halloween!"

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lauren_headrick shared a tip "Great and thrilling!!!! I listened to this via audiobook. Very scary reminded me of scary campfire stories"

angela_klouchek shared a tip "Actual horror"

cristi_wood shared a tip "Yes#"

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john_meadows shared a tip "Grady Hendrix has quickly become my favorite horror author. So good!"

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alex_pellikaan_8694 shared a tip "This book got me into the horror genre. Vampires are actually scary in this."

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danielle_arceneaux_429 shared a tip "Very relatable for millennial moms. Good humor. Easy to enjoy. Give it a try!"

kayleigh_mckee shared a tip "SO good! Grady hendrix just gets authentic horror."

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erin_doucette shared a tip "Enjoyed this! It wasn’t what I expected, but I still think about it and recommend it. Very good."

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megan_mckee_742 shared a tip "I couldn't put it down!! Finished in three days!"

macy_mcdonald_5807 shared a tip "Every time I thought I had it figured out, there was more."

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