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The Boy in the Box

2.6  ·  Rating Details ·  10 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
A newcomer to New York searches for a boy he believes has been kidnapped and imprisoned in a box. When he tries to enlist help he's treated with indifference or disbelief.
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Published January 28th 2004 by Bridge Works Publishing Company (first published November 12th 2002)
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Scott Wojtalik-courter
I may think about this one and change my mind about it, as it seems to have the potential to be a sleeper. The Kafka references on the inner sleeve are certainly justified as you're left thinking am I supposed to believe this story literally or is it an allegory? Is the main character truly part of some bizarre experiment, as we are told in the last few chapters, or are most of the events of the book occurring inside Smith's head?

Smith is subletting his sister's apartment in New York City tempor
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Tom
Oct 23, 2011 Tom rated it really liked it
frightening...
Erin
Sep 25, 2007 Erin rated it did not like it
Probably one of the worse books I've ever read. That's all have to say about it.
Eileen Baaske
Sep 09, 2012 Eileen Baaske rated it it was ok
Totally did not get this book!!!
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