PDF Read Online I'm the King of the Castle by Susan Hill

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I'm the King of the Castle

I didn t want you to come here So says the note that the boy Edmund Hooper passes to Charles Kingshaw upon his arrival at Warings But young Kingshaw and his mother have come to live with Hooper and his father in the ugly, isolated Victorian house for good To Hooper, Kingshaw is an intruder, a boy to be subtly persecuted, and Kingshaw finds that even the most ordinary I didn t want you to come here So says the note that the boy Edmund Hooper passes to Charles Kingshaw upon his arrival at Warings But young Kingshaw and his mother have come to live with Hooper and his father in the ugly, isolated Victorian house for good To Hooper, Kingshaw is an intruder, a boy to be subtly persecuted, and Kingshaw finds that even the most ordinary object can be turned by Hooper into a source of terror In Hang Wood their roles are briefly reversed, but Kingshaw knows Hooper will never let him be Kingshaw cannot win, not in the last resort He knows it, and so does Hooper And the worst is still to come This extraordinary, evocative novel boils over with the terrors of childhood and won the Somerset Maugham Award Hill s exploration of a juvenile ghoul and his natural prey is a brilliant tour de force Guardian

Title : I'm the King of the Castle
Author :  Susan Hill
Language : English
Isbn : 0140034919
Format : Paperback
Pages : 224 pages

Rating: 4.4

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