The house looked right, felt right, to Dr Louis Creed.
Rambling, old, unsmart and comfortable. A place where the family could settle; the children grow and play and explore. The rolling hills and meadows of Maine seemed a world away from the fume-choked dangers of Chicago.
Only the occasional big truck out on the two-lane highway, grinding up through the gears, hammering down the long gradients, growled out an intrusive threat.
But behind the house and far away from the road: that was safe. Just a carefully cleared path up into the woods where generations of local children have processed with the solemn innocence of the young, taking with them their dear departed pets for burial.
A sad place maybe, but safe. Surely a safe place. Not a place to seep into your dreams, to wake you, sweating with fear and foreboding...
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Review: Pet SemataryUser Review - Valentine King - Goodreads
Only Stephen King could come up with a concept so simple and make a story so perfect. It's a great page turner as you're desperate to know what happens next. After a shocking start, it builds to an ... Read full review
Review: Pet SemataryUser Review - Jason - Goodreads
Pet Semetery (miss-spelled on purpose, thanks SK) is a brilliant allegory. This story becomes so dark, so fast, it's tough not to love it. I love a dark and unexpected ending and that's what you get ... Read full review