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The Host (The X-Files: Young Adult #8)

3.68 of 5 stars 3.68  ·  rating details  ·  66 ratings  ·  2 reviews
A man's body is discovered in the New Jersey sewer system, and a "routine" murder investigation ensues. But when several workers are attacked by a vicious sewer-dwelling monster, it becomes clear that something much more sinister is going on underground. Mulder and Scully soon find themselves on the slimy trail of a creature as disgusting as it is dangerous.
Mass Market Paperback, 128 pages
Published November 30th 1997 by HarperEntertainment
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Stephen Arvidson
“They say three species disappear from the planet every day…You have to wonder how many new ones are being created.” — Mulder (p.107)

If I had to select my desert-island episodes of The X-Files, “The Host” would definitely be amongst my Top 5. It’s an efficiently creepy and wholly disgusting monster-of-the-week entry that not only highlighted the show’s second season, but provided fans with a memorable villain in the monstrous Flukeman haunting the New Jersey sewers (Giant man-eating sewage worms
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Opat
Mar 03, 2013 Opat rated it 3 of 5 stars
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Cerita di buku ini tentu saja sama persis dengan yang di film (padahal gak nonton atau lupa episode ini sih).Dan yang ada di kepala adalah si Mas David Duchovny dan Mbak Gillian Anderson yang kece punyak itu.
Saya suka series nya tapi kalo buat bacaan ya biasa-biasa aja.hehe.
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Les Martin has written dozens of books for young readers, including the RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK and INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DOOM movie storybooks, and many Young Indiana Jones middle-grade novels. He has also adapted many classic works of fiction for young readers, including THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS, EDGAR ALLAN POE'S TALES OF TERROR, and THE VAMPIRE. Mr. Martin is a resident of New York C ...more
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