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Mister X : a novel

Author: Peter Straub
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A son searches for his father before the father kills him in this spooky novel. The protagonist, jazz singer Ned Dunstant of Illinois, learns about his father from his mother on her deathbed. The father is a psychopathic killer with supernatural powers who considers his son a deadly danger.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Horror fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Straub
ISBN: 0679401385 9780679401384
OCLC Number: 40150621
Description: 482 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: How I Came Home, and Why --
How I Learned About River-Bottom --
How I Nearly Was Killed --
How I Found My Shadow at Last, and What It Did --
How I Learned to Eat Time --
How I Spent My Birthday.
Responsibility: Peter Straub.

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A son searches for his father before the father kills him in this spooky novel. The protagonist, jazz singer Ned Dunstant of Illinois, learns about his father from his mother on her deathbed. The father is a psychopathic killer with supernatural powers who considers his son a deadly danger.

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