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The Rats in the Walls/The Outsider

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Published August 1st 1995 by Necronomicon Press Audio (first published 1995)
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Jason
Apr 11, 2010 Jason rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Horror fans
I decided it was just time to read this one again. I had only read it once before, years ago, and a coworker mentioned it a couple of weeks ago.

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Following the death of his son in World War I, a wealthy Massachusetts businessman retires to his ancestral home in England, despite the dark stories told of the manor and his family. After renovations are complete, he begins hearing rats moving around behind the walls, and decides to investigate with the help of his son’s war friend, Captain Norr
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Grah
The Rats in the Walls is probably my favorite Story by Lovecraft. The mood just builds and builds until... *shivers*
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Howard Phillips Lovecraft, of Providence, Rhode Island, was an American author of horror, fantasy and science fiction.

Lovecraft's major inspiration and invention was cosmic horror: life is incomprehensible to human minds and the universe is fundamentally alien. Those who genuinely reason, like his protagonists, gamble with sanity. Lovecraft has developed a cult following for his Cthulhu Mythos, a
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