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The Epicure

3.81 of 5 stars 3.81  ·  rating details  ·  36 ratings  ·  8 reviews

. . .of a man in white, holding a scapel and smiling with each deep cuts he makes. To Susie's babysitter, Jessie, they're just dreadful manifestations of the poor little girl's troubled life. To Susie, they're a warning of a terrible threat that's closing in on her, Jessie, and everyone she loves. . .

Mass Market Paperback, 262 pages
Published December 6th 2005 by Berkley
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Laya Mccoy
This book really just blew me away. This was one of the first ever adult type books that I ever read, and I must say that it's definintly a good one.
I really like the little girl, Susie. I like the idea of little kids knowing more about things that the grown-ups do, and it's cool to watch them understand things better than their elders.
I liked how Jessy is trying to live her life to the fullest, even though so much is going on, and yet things are just not turning out very good. While she's
Ashley Amendolaro
I thought this was one of the greatest books ever written when I was 11 and it scared the ever-loving crap out of me; I thought I'd give it a re-read just for kicks, but I couldn't really get into it: it's a promising premise, but the unimpressive writing style and somewhat unbelieve-ability of the characters kinda killed it.
Karla Mata-soto
Incredibly bone chilling. You won't sleep for a while.
This is a nasty little tale! Do not read if Cannibalism, rape, animal abuse, and dismemberment bothers you. It involes a psychic child, internet dangers of chatrooms,and a strange organization that has special "tastes".
Ar Cullman
The book had an interesting premise but that is all. It was supposed to be a horror but I found myself laughing out loud at times because of the absurdity. Quick, easy read but quite ridiculous at times.
Sep 14, 2008 Sandy rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: intense book lovers
Recommended to Sandy by: a friend
This book is very disturbing. I couldn't put it down and read it in very few days.

If you want a book that will hold your attention, this is a must read! I loved it!!!
This book is scary... sincerely I was freaked out the whole time I was reading it. This book will get you wondering if some of the people you know are cannibals.
Very disturbing book, in a good way, I read it all in one day. I just couldn't put it down.
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