If There Be Thorns

If There Be Thorns

Book - 1981
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Baker & Taylor
An old woman in the house next door and her sinister butler give Chris and Cathy's youngest son, Bart, a mysterious book that drives him to the brink of madness

Simon and Schuster
Now a major Lifetime movie event—Book Three of the Dollanganger series that began with Flowers in the Attic—the novel of forbidden love that captured the world’s imagination and earned V.C. Andrews a fiercely devoted fanbase.

They hide the shocking truth to protect their children. But someone who knows their dark secret is watching.

Christopher and Cathy have made a loving home for their handsome and talented teenager Jory, their imaginative nine-year-old Bart, and a sweet baby daughter. Then an elderly woman and her strange butler move in next door. The Old Woman in Black watches from her window, lures lonely Bart inside with cookies and ice cream, and asks him to call her “grandmother.” Slowly Bart transforms, each visit pushing him closer to the edge of madness and violence, while his anguished parents can only watch. For Cathy and Chris, the horrors of the past have come home…and everything they love may soon be torn from them.

Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, c1981
ISBN: 9780671729455
Branch Call Number: PAPERBACK Fiction And
Characteristics: 374 p. ; 18 cm


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Apr 22, 2010

I would reccomend reading the entire series.
The ends justify the means!


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