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20th Century Ghosts

Joe Hill

A dazzlingly original, award-winning collection of visions and nightmares from the New York Times bestselling author of Heart-Shaped Box. Imogene is young and beautiful. She kisses like a movie star and knows everything about every film ever made. She's also dead and waiting in the Rosebud Theater for Alec Sheldon on an afternoon in 1945 . . . Arthur Roth is a lonely kid with big ideas and a gift for attracting abuse. It isn't easy to make friends when you're the only inflatable boy in town . . . Francis is unhappy. Francis was human once, but that was then. Now he's an eight-foot tall locust and everyone in Calliphora will tremble when they hear him sing . . . John Finney is locked in a basement that's stained with the blood of half a dozen other murdered children. In the cellar with him is an antique telephone, long since disconnected, but which rings at night with calls from the dead . . . The past isn't dead. It isn't even past . . .

A dazzlingly original, award-winning collection of visions and nightmares from the New York Times bestselling author of Heart-Shaped Box. Imogene is young and beautiful. She kisses like a movie star and knows everything about every film ever made. She's also dead and waiting in the Rosebud Theater for Alec Sheldon on an afternoon in 1945 . . . Arthur Roth is a lonely kid with big ideas and a gift for attracting abuse. It isn't easy to make friends when you're the only inflatable boy in town . . . Francis is unhappy. Francis was human once, but that was then. Now he's an eight-foot tall locust and everyone in Calliphora will tremble when they hear him sing . . . John Finney is locked in a basement that's stained with the blood of half a dozen other murdered children. In the cellar with him is an antique telephone, long since disconnected, but which rings at night with calls from the dead . . . The past isn't dead. It isn't even past . . .
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

A dazzlingly original, award-winning collection of visions and nightmares from the New York Times bestselling author of Heart-Shaped Box. Imogene is young and beautiful. She kisses like a movie star and knows everything about every film ever made. She's also dead and waiting in the Rosebud Theater for Alec Sheldon on an afternoon in 1945 . . . Arthur Roth is a lonely kid with big ideas and a gift for attracting abuse. It isn't easy to make friends when you're the only inflatable boy in town . . . Francis is unhappy. Francis was human once, but that was then. Now he's an eight-foot tall locust and everyone in Calliphora will tremble when they hear him sing . . . John Finney is locked in a basement that's stained with the blood of half a dozen other murdered children. In the cellar with him is an antique telephone, long since disconnected, but which rings at night with calls from the dead . . . The past isn't dead. It isn't even past . . .

Language:

English

Narrators:

David Ledoux

Length:

12h 12m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

07:39


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

07:48


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

06:25


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:58


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:00


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

11:09


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

10:28


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

08:02


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

10:18


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

10:06


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

11:02


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

07:47


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:29


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:47


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:34


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

09:53


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

09:29


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

09:02


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

11:13


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:34


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

10:42


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

10:48


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

10:11


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

03:12


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

09:30


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

11:30


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

09:56


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

09:51


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

10:10


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

03:51


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

06:10


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

08:46


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

09:24


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

06:38


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

06:57


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

11:26


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

09:16


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

04:36


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

06:31


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

03:17


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

04:49


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

07:14


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

08:15


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

04:15


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

06:52


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

05:59


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

09:45


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

09:31


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

10:42


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

10:21


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

08:19


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

11:03


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

07:34


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

10:11


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

13:26


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

09:35


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

10:23


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

03:17


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

05:13


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

05:26


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

05:52


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

09:06


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

09:51


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

07:54


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

10:07


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

11:09


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

07:07


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

10:35


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

09:19


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

10:42


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

11:40


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

09:34


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

09:50


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

10:27


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

11:37


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

06:20


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

06:14


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

07:43


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

11:00


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

07:41


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

08:54


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

10:12


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

10:37


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

09:05


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

07:07


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

01:52


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

08:32


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

00:24