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Hometown

4.3  ·  Rating Details ·  10 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
It's the Fall of 1994 in the small milltown of Belford, New York. The leaves are turning, the kids are going back to school, and the heat of Summer is giving way to a cool, misty season. It happens every Fall.

Only this Fall, people are disappearing into that mist. Some people are found torn apart, some people are found dead for no reason, and some people aren't found at a
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Kindle Edition, 790 pages
Published August 1st 2014
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Jenelle
Oct 30, 2016 Jenelle rated it it was amazing
Shelves: horror
Hometown reminded me an awful lot of IT, by Stephen King. A town completely overtaken by an old entity that fixates on the younger crowd of a smallish town. IT is my favorite book, so I couldn't help but compare the two.
Hometown deals with teenagers who manage to resist what is happening to the rest of their town, and honestly it captured teenagers PERFECTLY. Maybe it helped that I was a teenager during the time this book was set (mid 90's), but it took me right back to my youth.

I very much en
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Mihaela Day
Mar 19, 2015 Mihaela Day rated it it was amazing
People are disappearing into the mist, some are found torn apart, some are found dead for no apparent reason, and some people cannot be found at all. Slowly, the people of Belford start changing, acting bizarre and violent, however, in the end only a few teenagers are left to make their stand. :)

Hometown by Matthew Keville took me by surprise...I love horror books, but this means that I am also very picky about any horror book I decide to read... Hometown was a really good read...The story is c
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Sheryl Cassell-Niles
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The subject matter was interesting, and kept my attention. There are a lot of proofreading errors but still a good read.
Jack Gerber
May 18, 2015 Jack Gerber rated it it was amazing
Good Read

Entertaining reading in Steven King style. Characters well developed along with story line. Right balance of personal relationships with horror..
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