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Heart-Shaped Box Aging, self absorbed rock star Judas Coyne has a thing for the macabre his collection includes sketches from infamous serial killer John Wayne Gacy, a trepanned skull from the th century, a used hangman s noose, Aleister Crowley s childhood chessboard, etc so when his assistant tells him about a ghost for sale on an online auction site, he immediately puts in a bid and purchases it The black, heart shaped box that Coyne receives in the mail not only contains the suit of a dead man but also his vengeance obsessed spirit The ghost, it turns out, is the stepfather of a young groupie who committed suicide after theyear old Coyne callously used her up and threw her away Now, determined to kill Coyne and anyone who aids him, the merciless ghost of Craddock McDermott begins his assault on the rocker s sanity


About the Author: Joe Hill

Joe Hill s debut, Heart Shaped Box, won the Bram Stoker Award for Best First Novel His second, Horns, was made into a film freakfest starring Daniel Radcliffe His other novels include NOS4A2, and his 1 New York Times Best Seller, The Fireman which was also the winner of a 2016 Goodreads Choice Award for Best Horror Novel.He writes short stories too Some of them were gathered together in his prize winning collection, 20th Century Ghosts.He won the Eisner Award for Best Writer for his long running comic book series, Locke Key, co created with illustrator and art wizard Gabriel Rodriguez.He lives in New Hampshire with a corgi named McMurtry after a certain beloved writer of cowboy tales His next book, Strange Weather, a collection of novellas, storms into bookstores in October of 2017.



10 thoughts on “Heart-Shaped Box

  1. megs_bookrack megs_bookrack says:

    Hi Hello Yes, YOUare you always looking for an original ghost story I would like to put forth Heart Shaped Box as a contender for your consideration Original and just damn cool, this is a must read for fans of the macabre This gritty, ghos


  2. Will Byrnes Will Byrnes says:

    When aging, retired rocker Judas Coyne buys a ghost on line, he getsthan he bargained for, as the ghost, which arrives by way of a used suit in a heart shaped box, is no benign spirit I was most reminded of Freddie Krueger, as the hostile ghost se


  3. La Petite Américaine La Petite Américaine says:

    The cover of this book promises that you will be haunted and startled, and that the book will even visit you in your dreams Funny, as I read this scary novel, I couldn t help but think back to the time I read The Shining it was storming outside, it was 3A


  4. Delee Delee says:

    3.5This is the first book written by Joe Hill that I have read, and the fact that it was his debut is pretty impressive to me I picked it up for a song awhile ago never being sure if I was going to read it or not I was worried that I wasn t going to connect with


  5. Anne(marie) Anne(marie) says:

    It took methan a month to bring myself to write this review and I think this alone is very telling I just cannot find the absolute slightest motivation to talk about this book, because quite frankly, I just hated it I don t think I have ever read a book I foundboring and


  6. Sr3yas Sr3yas says:

    Imagine a ghostNot just any ghost, imagine a ghost with a unique set of skills like advanced interrogation skills and deep hypnotic abilities, which he acquired during his long and diverse career That s right, kids The ghost in this story is Liam Neeson of Ghosts Well, at least


  7. Dan Schwent Dan Schwent says:

    When aging rocker Judas Coyne buys a ghost on the internet, he doesn t take it seriously That is, until a musty old suit shows up in a heart shaped box Soon, Judas begins to see the horrifying spectre of a man wearing the suit Things take a sinister turn and people start dying so Judas


  8. Ginger Ginger says:

    Great ending to a heavy and intense book I m glad I read Heart Shaped Box after all I have been struggling with this book for weeks.It wasn t the book, it sof what is going on with the world and Covid 19 right now.If I had read this book last year, it wouldn t have affected me as much with the


  9. Hannah Hannah says:

    The scariest thing about Joe Hill s debut book, Heart Shaped Box, isn t the actual story, but what lies between the front cover and the inside title page of the Harper paperback version In it, over 18 reputable newspapers and acclaimed writers attempt to prop up little Stevie King, Jr s Joe Hill s nove


  10. Bradley Bradley says:

    With relentlessly good characterization, this debut horror novel by the now firmly established powerhouse of Joe Hill rocks one hell of a good ghost story.I have a thing for stories about aging rockers I don t know what it is They re just so pathetic and glorious and full of redemptive possibilities and glorio


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