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House (2006)

by Frank Peretti, Ted Dekker

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Fiction. Suspense. Christian Fiction. Thriller. HTML:

A mind-bending supernatural thriller from the creators of This Present Darkness and Sinner.

Ted Dekker and Frank Peretti‚??two of the most acclaimed writers of supernatural thrillers‚??have joined forces for the first time with this non-stop thrill ride. Enter House‚??where you'll find yourself thrown into a killer's deadly game in which the only way to win is to lose . . . and the only way out is in.

One game. Seven players. Three rules. Game ends at dawn.… (more)

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Listened to it read on audiobooks, somehow it's a struggle but not as bad as reading it by hand. I tried and failed to read this book myself so many damn times it's not funny. So I just had someone else read it to me. Ended up praising the reader but it was still an awful book and not that much fun at all.

The characters deserve death half the time, and the rest of the time they're so annoying or stating the obvious in ways you wish you could say was funny, but it's not. It's tedious and lengthy, like every interaction is dragged out and elongated on purpose.

Skip this book, I got it handed to me and am not sure what to do with it now. ( )
  Yolken | Jul 2, 2021 |
This book was okay, but not super spectacular. The middle of the story dragged on way too long. The authors added too many details trying to build too many plot twists. This story would have benefited by keeping it simple. ( )
  jguidry | Oct 24, 2020 |
Too stupid. Too manipulative. Subtle as a brick to the head.
  Bookmarque | Jan 27, 2020 |
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Peretti, Frankprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dekker, Tedmain authorall editionsconfirmed
King, KevinNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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The light came into the darkness, and the darkness did not understand it.

My heart holds all secrets; my heart tells no lies.
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He stood motionless in the entryway, staring at his own shadow splayed before him like a stain upon the floor.
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Fiction. Suspense. Christian Fiction. Thriller. HTML:

A mind-bending supernatural thriller from the creators of This Present Darkness and Sinner.

Ted Dekker and Frank Peretti‚??two of the most acclaimed writers of supernatural thrillers‚??have joined forces for the first time with this non-stop thrill ride. Enter House‚??where you'll find yourself thrown into a killer's deadly game in which the only way to win is to lose . . . and the only way out is in.

One game. Seven players. Three rules. Game ends at dawn.

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