LBB Book Club: Reader Beware! discusses The Book of Accidents

Tuesday, February 13, 2024 - 7:00pm

Left Bank Books In-store and Online Meeting
399 N. Euclid Ave. St. Louis, MO 63108
An online meeting option is still available! Email for meeting link!

Join Reader Beware! for a reading group discussion of The Book of Accidents by Chuck Wendig!

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NATIONAL BESTSELLER • A family returns to their hometown—and to the dark past that haunts them still—in this masterpiece of literary horror by the New York Times bestselling author of Wanderers

LOCUS AWARD FINALIST • “The dread, the scope, the pacing, the turns—I haven’t felt all this so intensely since The Shining.”—Stephen Graham Jones, New York Times bestselling author of The Only Good Indians

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: The New York Public Library, Library Journal

Long ago, Nathan lived in a house in the country with his abusive father—and has never told his family what happened there.

Long ago, Maddie was a little girl making dolls in her bedroom when she saw something she shouldn’t have—and is trying to remember that lost trauma by making haunting sculptures.

Long ago, something sinister, something hungry, walked in the tunnels and the mountains and the coal mines of their hometown in rural Pennsylvania.

Now, Nate and Maddie Graves are married, and they have moved back to their hometown with their son, Oliver.
And now what happened long ago is happening again . . . and it is happening to Oliver. He meets a strange boy who becomes his best friend, a boy with secrets of his own and a taste for dark magic.

This dark magic puts them at the heart of a battle of good versus evil and a fight for the soul of the family—and perhaps for all of the world. But the Graves family has a secret weapon in this battle: their love for one another.

Event address: 
399 N. Euclid Ave.
Saint Louis, MO 63108
The Book of Accidents: A Novel By Chuck Wendig Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399182150
Availability: On Our Shelves (Note - We update this inventory once per day.)
Published: Del Rey - March 15th, 2022

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