Last edited by Mauran
Thursday, July 23, 2020 | History

1 edition of Disappearance at Devil"s Rock found in the catalog.

Disappearance at Devil"s Rock

Paul Tremblay

Disappearance at Devil"s Rock

a novel

by Paul Tremblay

  • 164 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghost stories,
  • Missing children,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    When her fourteen-year-old son disappears during a summer sleepover at Devil"s Rock, Elizabeth and other residents of the town begin to see his ghost throughout the town, which leads her to believe that he is dead. She tries to maintain a sense of calm to help her younger daughter, Katie, but her anxiety builds when she begins to find crumpled pages of Tommy"s journal which contain disturbing connections between Tommy"s father"s death, a stranger named Arnold, and a macabre folk tale.

    Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Tremblay
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3620.R445 D57 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination327 pages
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27208895M
    ISBN 100062363263
    ISBN 109780062363268
    LC Control Number2015042759
    OCLC/WorldCa922168628

    Disappearance at Devil's Rock by Paul Tremblay (thoughts) Summary from Goodreads: "Late one summer night, Elizabeth Sanderson receives the devastating news that every mother fears: her fourteen-year-old son, Tommy, has vanished without a trace in the woods of a local park. Paul Tremblay, “Disappearance at Devil’s Rock: A Novel” English | ISBN: | | EPUB | pages | 4 MB. A family is shaken to its core after the mysterious disappearance of a teenage boy in this eerie tale, a blend of literary fiction, psychological suspense, and supernatural horror from the author of A Head Full of Ghosts.

      Disappearance at Devil’s Rock is available now from William Morrow. Theresa DeLucci is a regular contributor to , covering horror, the Weird and TV, including HBO’s Game of Thrones. Disappearance at Devil’s Rock is on sale today! Check out excerpts one, two, and three from the book, and purchase a copy from your favorite retailer. From Paul Tremblay: What better setting for my missing teen novel, Disappearance at Devil’s Rock, than a .

      Further lessons: Disappearance at Devil’s Rock is still an excellent book, but its much more low-key, much more subtle, and doesn’t have the overt twists and turns and shifting past-present-future perspectives that allowed for a much more complex fitting together of the puzzle when experiencing A Head Full of Ghosts/5. Disappearance At Devil's Rock. by Paul Tremblay. REVIEWS: “[B]rilliantly creepy.” (Library Journal) “The novel is stylishly written and well-conceived.” (Booklist) “Gripping and truly scary, this book feels of the moment in a way few thrillers do.” (B&N Reads).


Share this book
You might also like
Feng Shui

Feng Shui

Civics and European education at the primary and secondary level.

Civics and European education at the primary and secondary level.

New York University list of books in education

New York University list of books in education

A history of the life of Richard Coeur-de-Leon king of England.

A history of the life of Richard Coeur-de-Leon king of England.

The cancer of the French candystoreman & 49 other poems

The cancer of the French candystoreman & 49 other poems

Suede / Dog Man Star

Suede / Dog Man Star

The wheel of fire

The wheel of fire

Inter-City and the advanced passenger train

Inter-City and the advanced passenger train

Sacred trees, sacred people of the Pacific Northwest

Sacred trees, sacred people of the Pacific Northwest

All Israel restored

All Israel restored

Land between two laws: early European land acquisitions in New Guinea

Land between two laws: early European land acquisitions in New Guinea

Actes du premier Colloque international sur la formation des archivistes, Paris, aou︡t 1988 =

Actes du premier Colloque international sur la formation des archivistes, Paris, aou︡t 1988 =

The Emolumetrics approach to wage and salary determination practice

The Emolumetrics approach to wage and salary determination practice

Report of the thirty-ninth Round Table on Transport Economics, held in Paris on 19th and 20th October, 1977 on the following topic

Report of the thirty-ninth Round Table on Transport Economics, held in Paris on 19th and 20th October, 1977 on the following topic

The diary of a private doctor.

The diary of a private doctor.

Disappearance at Devil"s Rock by Paul Tremblay Download PDF EPUB FB2

Disappearance at Devil's Rock: A Novel and millions of other books are available for instant access. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(). Paul Tremblay is the author of DISAPPEARANCE AT DEVIL'S ROCK and the award-winning A HEAD FULL OF GHOSTS.

His other novels include THE LITTLE SLEEP (Henry Holt), NO SLEEP TILL WONDERLAND (Henry Holt), SWALLOWING A DONKEY'S EYE (Chizine Publications), and the YA novel FLOATING BOY AND THE GIRL WHO COULDN'T FLY /5.

It revolves around the disappearance of Elizabeth's son Tommy at a local landmark nicknamed devils rock (real name split rock). You feel almost like a voyeur on the devastation and hope of a small family struggling to find answers and finally coming to terms with the tragedy /5().

Disappearance at Devil's Rock is Tremblay's follow-up, and it's even more head-spinning than its predecessor — the kind of book that takes the simple premise of a lost child and twists it into a.

Paul Tremblay has won the Bram Stoker, British Fantasy, and Massachusetts Book awards and is the author of The Cabin at the End of the World, Disappearance at Devil’s Rock, A Head Full of Ghosts, and the crime novels The Brand: HarperCollins Publishers. A family is shaken to its core after the mysterious disappearance of a teenage boy in this eerie tale, a blend of literary fiction, psychological suspense, and supernatural horror from the author of A Head Full of Ghosts.

“A Head Full of Ghosts scared the living hell out of me, and I’m pretty hard to scare,” raved Stephen King about Paul Tremblay’s previous novel. Young Tommy's disappearance in Borderland State Park, Mass., near haunted Devil's Rock, throws his mother, Elizabeth Sanderson, into a maelstrom of guilt.

Townsfolk start seeing shadows at their windows, Disappearance at Devils Rock book Tommy's friends Josh and Luis grow anxious, reluctant to discuss the night when he vanished/5(46). A missing pre-teen and a strange-eyed ghost take center stage in Disappearance at Devil's Rock by Paul Tremblay.

(Also introducing a new feature to my reviews - a spoiler section!) A nightmare begins for Elizabeth Sanderson when her 13 year old son Tommy doesn't come home one night.

His friends claim to know nothing about. DISAPPEARANCE AT DEVIL’S ROCK begins as a story of a missing child. Tommy and his friends were always riding their bikes to a nearby state park, exploring its grounds and making harmless mischief – uneventful outings in the lives of very ordinary suburban teens—until one day, Tommy doesn’t come home.

Regardless, The Disappearance at Devil’s Rock is one of my favorite books of the summer. It’s smart, and frightening, and wonderfully written.

It’s also keeping me from getting a good night’s sleep and probably putting my barista at Starbucks through college. A family is shaken to its core after the mysterious disappearance of a teenage boy in this eerie tale, a blend of literary fiction, psychological suspense, and supernatural horror from the author of A Head Full of Ghosts.

“A Head Full of Ghosts scared the living hell out of me, and I’m pretty hard to scare,” raved Stephen King about Paul Tremblay’s previous novel. Book Review: Disappearance at Devil’s Rock by Paul Tremblay.

A review copy was provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Disappearance at Devil’s Rock by Paul Tremblay. Mogsy’s Rating: 3 of 5 stars. Genre: Horror. Series: Stand Alone. Publisher: William Morrow (J ) Length: pages.

DISAPPEARANCE AT DEVIL'S ROCK A NOVEL by Paul Tremblay ‧ RELEASE DATE: J   Disappearance at Devil's Rock A Novel (Book): Tremblay, Paul: Baker & TaylorWhen her thirteen-year-old son disappears, Elizabeth learns that the boy and his friends had been hanging out near a reputedly cursed landmark, a situation that turns eerie when neighbors spot his ghostly shadow throughout the COLLA family is shaken to its core after the mysterious disappearance.

Disappearance at Devil's Rock A Novel (Book): Tremblay, Paul: When her thirteen-year-old son disappears during a summer sleepover at Devil's Rock, Elizabeth and other residents of the town begin to see his ghost throughout the town, which leads her to believe that he is dead.

She tries to maintain a sense of calm to help her younger daughter, Katie, but her. DISAPPEARANCE AT DEVIL’S ROCK is a scary story: tense and creepy, blending a brutal realism with more than a mere suggestion of the supernatural.

The evils at play here are varied some fantastically sinister, others sadly mundane and Tremblay does a great job letting readers sort them out.

Disappearance at Devil's Rock A Novel (Book): Tremblay, Paul: When her fourteen-year-old son disappears during a summer sleepover at Devil's Rock, Elizabeth and other residents of the town begin to see his ghost throughout the town, which leads her to believe that he is dead.

She tries to maintain a sense of calm to help her younger daughter, Katie, but her anxiety builds. Disappearance at Devil’s Rock is an extremely slow-burn. It begins with one of the most horrifying scenes every parent fears, with The Call—The Your Child Is Missing Call.

It begins with one of the most horrifying scenes every parent. Disappearance at Devil’s Rock by Paul Tremblay was released J I read it NovemberOne night in the heat of August, Tommy Sanderson disappears.

He was with his friends in the Borderlands State Park at a place they called Devil’s Rock when he ran into the woods and didn’t come back out.

Disappearance at Devil's Rock A Novel (Book): Tremblay, Paul: "A family is shaken to its core after the mysterious disappearance of a teenage boy in this eerie tale, a blend of literary fiction, psychological suspense, and supernatural horror"-- Provided by publisher.

The Devil's Rock is a New Zealand supernatural war film produced by Leanne Saunders, directed by Paul Campion, written by Campion, Paul Finch, and Brett Ihaka, and starring Craig Hall, Matthew Sunderland, Gina Varela, and Karlos is set in the Channel Islands on the eve of D-Day and tells the story of two New Zealand commandos who discover a Nazi Directed by: Paul Campion.

Disappearance at Devil's Rock A Novel (Book): Tremblay, Paul: A family is shaken to its core after the mysterious disappearance of a teenage boy in this eerie tale, a blend of literary fiction, psychological suspense, and supernatural horror from the author of A Head Full of Ghosts.

A Head Full of Ghosts scared the living hell out of me, and I'm pretty hard to scare. Disappearance at Devil's Rock A Novel (Book): Tremblay, Paul: When her fourteen-year-old son disappears during a summer sleepover at Devil's Rock, Elizabeth and other residents of the town begin to see his ghost throughout the town, which leads her to believe that he is dead.

She tries to maintain a sense of calm to help her younger daughter, Katie, but .