Anyone who loves a good scary-as-shit ghost story, or just a plain old good story, should do themselves a favor and pick up Joe Hill's debut novel Heart-Shaped Box. Forget the hype, and that Hill is the son of Stephen King, this book has all the urgency and excitement of a young gun running off pure inspiration, with the structure and character work of an old-hand. Even dear old dad's debut wasn't this hot. Kept my ass awake long after I'd put it down.
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