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House of Pain

3.07 of 5 stars 3.07  ·  rating details  ·  60 ratings  ·  6 reviews
A young couple builds their dream home on a bulldozed and abandoned lot, only to find that unspeakable acts of violence took place there -- and that the evil still remains.
Paperback, 360 pages
Published August 1st 2001 by Leisure Books
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Lindsey Albright
I enjoyed the book a lot and I wouldn't mind picking up more of Giron's work after reading this one. It had a lot of themes I can appreciate such as social stigma, thought provoking ideologies and situations, different levels of psychological horror, and I love that there is a very definite Latin voice that comes through the writing.

My favorite character was the dog. I mean, Buddy came in a close second, but Pilar was my favorite character. I was constantly wondering what was happening with her
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Kelly
With two kids in school, there is one time above all else that is dreaded in my house: Report Cards. That time of year when your parenting skills are questioned, your child’s behavior divulged, and your patience level at an all time low. So since I must ride this academic wave, so must you.

E = Excellent S = Satisfactory I = Improvement Needed U = Unsatisfactory


Plot: U
Does not follow through with actions that are completely
logical. eg. Exploring the house.
Contains incomplete thoughts, lea
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Mary
A solid start, a quick page turner that read more like a B rated movie than a book. A bit disappointed that there wasn't more meat to the story & way to much editing leaving me shaking my head a lot. I wish the author had taken more time
Sam
Overall, I liked this book. It was creepy, very detailed and I couldn't put it down. I liked the ending much; it was different than anything else I've read.
Melanie Moreau
Not at all what I expected. It seemed reminiscent of many B movies. The amount of errors made it a difficult read.
Damla
amerikadayken ucuzluktan bulduğum bir kitap.fantastik yapmaya çalışırken mahfetmişler.
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Sèphera Girón is a multitalented artist with a background in stage, film, and music as well as writing. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Fine Arts Studies with a minor in Psychology from York University and is the author of many books and short stories.

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