Mark W. Danielewski's The fifty year sword

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Pantheon Books,
Pub. Date:
2012.
Edition:
1st American ed.
Language:
English
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In this story set in East Texas, a local seamstress named Chintana finds herself responsible for five orphans who are not only captivated by a storyteller's tale of vengeance but by the long black box he sets before them. As midnight approaches, the box is opened, a fateful dare is made, and the children as well as Chintana come face to face with the consequences of a malice retold and now foretold.

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display_description"The nationally best-selling author of House of Leaves and Only Revolutions has crafted a powerfully chilling novella--a ghost story for grownup readers. Late one evening at a party at an East Texas ranch house, five orphans gather to hear a story about a quest for a terrible weapon. Before them lies a long black box with five latches. As the owner of the box settles into a curious tale of revenge, the children grow more and more captivated, even as we grow more and more afraid that a new crime may await them all, especially as clocks in Upshur County approach midnight"--
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subject_facetChildren -- Fiction
FICTION / Fantasy / Contemporary
FICTION / Literary
FICTION / Suspense
Revenge -- Fiction
Texas, East -- Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
title_displayMark W. Danielewski's The fifty year sword
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title_shortMark W. Danielewski's The fifty year sword
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FICTION / Literary
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Revenge