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The Devouring (The Devouring, #1)

4.0 of 5 stars 4.00  ·  rating details  ·  29 ratings  ·  1 review
When Reggie finds an old journal and reads about the Vours, supernatural creatures who feast on fear and attack on the eve of the winter solstice, she assumes they are just the musings of some lunatic author. But soon, they become a terrifying reality when she begins to suspect that her timid younger brother might be one of their victims.

Risking her life and her sanity, Re
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Kindle Edition, 240 pages
Published September 1st 2008 by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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Jul 28, 2012 Kyle rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Horror Fans
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Actual rating: 4.5 stars

Was even more chilling the second time around, although I'm not quite sure if it still deserves five stars.
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Simon Holt's writing career began with a horror fanzine in high school the publishing of which overheated the school's photocopier. Undaunted by detention, he's continues to pursue writing ever since. Holt supported himself as a hostel night clerk and a handbag salesman before becoming a full-time novelist. A comic book collector and amateur musician, he makes his home in Chicago.
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