The Resource Head full of ghosts : a novel, Paul G. Tremblay

Head full of ghosts : a novel, Paul G. Tremblay

Label
Head full of ghosts : a novel
Title
Head full of ghosts
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Paul G. Tremblay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chilling domestic drama that blends psychological suspense with a touch of modern horror from a new, brilliantly imaginative master. The lives of the Barretts, a normal suburban New England family, are torn apart when fourteen-year-old Marjorie begins to display signs of acute schizophrenia.To her parents' despair, the doctors are unable to stop Marjorie's bizarre outbursts and subsequent descent into madness. As their home devolves into a house of horrors, they reluctantly turn to a local Catholic priest for help. Father Wanderly suggests an exorcism; he believes the vulnerable teenager is the victim of demonic possession. He also contacts a production company that is eager to document the Barretts plight for a reality television show. With John, Marjorie's father, out of work for more than a year and medical bills looming, the family reluctantly agrees to be filmed never imagining that The Possession would become an instant hit. When events in the Barrett..
Cataloging source
TOH
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Tremblay, Paul G
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fear
  • Ghost stories
  • Schizophrenia
  • Horror tales
  • Paranoia
  • Eschatology
Target audience
adult
Label
Head full of ghosts : a novel, Paul G. Tremblay
Instantiates
Publication
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn906020638
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
286 pages
Isbn
9780062363237
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1813222
  • (OCoLC)906020638
Label
Head full of ghosts : a novel, Paul G. Tremblay
Publication
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn906020638
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
286 pages
Isbn
9780062363237
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1813222
  • (OCoLC)906020638

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