A Dark Matter

A Dark Matter

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The charismatic and cunning Spenser Mallon is a campus guru in the 1960s, attracting the devotion and demanding sexual favours of his young acolytes. After he invites his most fervent followers to attend a secret ritual in a local meadow, the only thing that remains is a gruesomely dismembered body - and the shattered souls of all who were present. Years later, one man attempts to understand what happened to his wife and to his friends by writing a book about this horrible night. Each of the old friends begins to examine the unspeakable events that have bound them in ways they cannot fathom, but that have haunted every one of them through their lives. As they come to grips with the darkness of the past, they find themselves face-to-face with the evil triggered so many years earlier...show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 416 pages
  • 129 x 198mm
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0752883089
  • 9780752883083
  • 1,328,436

About Peter Straub

Peter Straub was born and educated in Wisconsin, and lived in Dublin and London before settling in New York. Author of a string of bestselling novels, he is the recipient of several BRAM STOKER AWARDS and the two-times winner of the INTERNATIONAL HORROR GUILD AWARD.show more