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The sundial

Author: Shirley Jackson
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, ©1958.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When the Halloran clan gathers at the family home for a funeral, no one is surprised when the somewhat peculiar Aunt Fanny wanders off into the secret garden. But then she returns to report an astonishing vision of an apocalypse from which only the Hallorans and their hangers-on will be spared, and the family finds itself engulfed in growing madness, fear, and violence as they prepare for a terrible new world.
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Genre/Form: Gothic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965.
Sundial.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, ©1958
(OCoLC)609952734
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Jackson
OCLC Number: 990171
Description: 245 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Shirley Jackson.

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When the Halloran clan gathers at the family home for a funeral, no one is surprised when the somewhat peculiar Aunt Fanny wanders off into the secret garden. But then she returns to report an astonishing vision of an apocalypse from which only the Hallorans and their hangers-on will be spared, and the family finds itself engulfed in growing madness, fear, and violence as they prepare for a terrible new world.

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