Beneath the Attic

Beneath the Attic
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2019-08-27
ISBN 10: 1982114401
ISBN 13: 9781982114404
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Beneath the Attic Book Review:

Forbidden passions have shaped and haunted the Dollanganger family since their first novel—Flowers in the Attic—debuted forty years ago. Now discover how twisted the family roots truly are, and witness the clan’s origins as a result of one wild and complicated relationship. In this evocative and thrilling tale from New York Times bestselling author V.C. Andrews, see Corrine Dixon as a young girl and discover the fascinating family history of the Dollanganger clan. Two generations before Corinne Foxworth locked her children in an attic, her grandmother, a gorgeous young girl named Corrine Dixon, is swept away by the charms of rich, sophisticated, and handsome Garland Foxworth. After discovering that she’s pregnant, Garland does what appears to be the honorable thing and marries her in a huge ceremony on the luxurious Foxworth Hall grounds. Both families fervently overlook the pregnancy, happy for a suitable resolution. Now the mistress of a labyrinthine estate, Corrine discovers that nothing is what is seems. Garland is not the man once captivated by her charms, and she’s increasingly troubled by his infatuation with memories of his departed mother. Can Corrine survive this strange new life? Or is her fate already sealed? Explore the origins of the legendary Dollanganger family in this page-turning, gripping gothic thriller.

Out of the Attic

Out of the Attic
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Gallery Books
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2020-02-04
ISBN 10: 1982114428
ISBN 13: 9781982114428
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Out of the Attic Book Review:

“I will probably be clutching Flowers in the Attic in my gnarled hands on my deathbed.” —GILLIAN FLYNN, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Sharp Objects The twisted, beloved Dollanganger legend began two generations before Corrine Foxworth locked away her children in Flowers in the Attic. The second book in a new prequel story arc, Out of the Attic explores the Dollanganger family saga by traveling back decades to when the clan’s wicked destiny first took root. Married to the handsome, wealthy Garland Foxworth following a wildfire romance, and an unexpected pregnancy, young Corrine Dixon finds her life very different from how she imagined it. Often alone in the mansion of Foxworth Hall, she can practically feel the ancestors’ judgment of her as insufficient—as not a Foxworth. Stern portraits glare at her from the walls, and the servants treat her strangely. Nothing in the vast place is truly hers. Even her son, Malcolm Foxworth, born in the luxe Swan Room and instantly whisked away to a wet nurse, feels alien to her. With a husband alternately absent and possessively close, Corrine doesn’t yet realize that she’s barely scratched the surface of what lies beneath Foxworth Hall’s dark facade and the family that guards its legacies. With the fortieth anniversary celebration of Flowers in the Attic, and ten new Lifetime movies in the past five years, there has never been a better time to experience the forbidden world of V.C. Andrews.

Flowers in the Attic

Flowers in the Attic
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 389
Release: 2005-08-02
ISBN 10: 1416510885
ISBN 13: 9781416510888
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Flowers in the Attic Book Review:

Chris, Cathy, and the twins are to be kept hidden until their grandfather dies so that their mother will receive a sizeable inheritance, however, years pass and terrifying things occur as the four children grow up in their one room prison.

Shadows of Foxworth

Shadows of Foxworth
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Gallery Books
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2020-06-30
ISBN 10: 1982114452
ISBN 13: 9781982114459
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Shadows of Foxworth Book Review:

Continuing the events from Beneath the Attic and Out of the Attic, the prequel trilogy to the Dollanganger series comes to a riveting end with Shadows of Foxworth, a passionate novel about Corrine Foxworth’s intense desire to flee her overbearing life trapped in the Foxworth estate. Two generations before Corinne Foxworth locked her children in an attic, the life of her grandmother, a gorgeous young girl named Corrine Dixon changed forever. At age sixteen, she discovered she was pregnant by the wealthy and handsome Garland Foxworth. Now, trapped in the labyrinthine Foxworth estate, young Corrine is overwhelmed with her stifled life and domineering husband. When an artist is hired to paint her portrait, she immediately falls in love and is convinced to abandon this dark world forever, unaware that her decision could have far-reaching consequences that linger for generations…

Christopher's Diary: Secrets of Foxworth

Christopher's Diary: Secrets of Foxworth
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2014-10-28
ISBN 10: 1476790604
ISBN 13: 9781476790602
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Christopher's Diary: Secrets of Foxworth Book Review:

"A new novel from V.C. Andrews, the legendary author of Flowers in the Attic--now a hit Lifetime TV movie!"--

Christopher's Diary: Echoes of Dollanganger

Christopher's Diary: Echoes of Dollanganger
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2015-01-27
ISBN 10: 1476790620
ISBN 13: 9781476790626
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Christopher's Diary: Echoes of Dollanganger Book Review:

While accompanying her father during his inspection of the Foxworth property for a prospective buyer, Kristin Masterwood finds Christopher Dollanganger's diary.

The Buddha in the Attic

The Buddha in the Attic
Author: Julie Otsuka
Publsiher: Anchor
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2011-08-23
ISBN 10: 0307700461
ISBN 13: 9780307700469
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Buddha in the Attic Book Review:

Winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award For Fiction National Book Award and Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist A New York Times Notable Book A gorgeous novel by the celebrated author of When the Emperor Was Divine that tells the story of a group of young women brought from Japan to San Francisco as “picture brides” nearly a century ago. In eight unforgettable sections, The Buddha in the Attic traces the extraordinary lives of these women, from their arduous journeys by boat, to their arrival in San Francisco and their tremulous first nights as new wives; from their experiences raising children who would later reject their culture and language, to the deracinating arrival of war. Once again, Julie Otsuka has written a spellbinding novel about identity and loyalty, and what it means to be an American in uncertain times.

The Unwelcomed Child

The Unwelcomed Child
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 400
Release: 2014-01-21
ISBN 10: 1451650973
ISBN 13: 9781451650976
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Unwelcomed Child Book Review:

My mother had looked into the face of evil so many times she knew what it was. It was me. I was born without a soul. . . . Elle Edwards grew up believing that because of her mother’s sinful ways she was born without a soul; that’s why she was abandoned and left in the care of Grandmother Myra and Grandfather Prescott, who try to ensure her evil will not infect them—by raising her in a virtual prison. Because her days are occupied with homeschooling, strict religious studies, and vigorous housekeeping in their upstate New York home, Elle knows practically nothing of the outside world, even as she emerges as a young woman with impressive artistic talent. But when she makes a secret, forbidden connection to vacationers at the nearby lake—a handsome boy and his precocious twin sister—Elle’s world will shatter. Will discovering the truths about her past send her future plummeting to hell?

Garden of Shadows

Garden of Shadows
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2011-02-08
ISBN 10: 145163725X
ISBN 13: 9781451637250
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Garden of Shadows Book Review:

Olivia dreamed of a sun-filled love, a happy life. Then she entered Foxworth Hall... V.C. Andrews' thrilling new novel spins a tale of dreadful secrets and dark, forbidden passions -- of the time before Flowers in the Attic began. Long before terror flowered in the attic, thin, spinsterish Olivia came to Virginia as Malcolm Foxworth's bride. At last, with her tall handsome husband, she would find the joy she had waited for, longed for. But in the gloomy mansion filled with hidden rooms and festering desires, a stain of jealous obsession begins to spread...an evil that will threaten her children, two lovely boys and one very special, beautiful girl. For within one innocent child, a shocking secret lives...a secret that will taint the proud Foxworth name, and haunt all their lives forever!

My Sweet Audrina

My Sweet Audrina
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 560
Release: 2015-12-29
ISBN 10: 1501138847
ISBN 13: 9781501138843
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


My Sweet Audrina Book Review:

Contains excerpt of Whitefern, sequel to My sweet Audrina.

Broken Flower

Broken Flower
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2006-10-01
ISBN 10: 0743298411
ISBN 13: 9780743298414
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Broken Flower Book Review:

SHE WAS TOO GROWN-UP FOR CHILDISH GAMES. BUT TOO YOUNG TO BECOME A WOMAN. . . . Living with her parents and brother, Ian, in her Grandmother Emma's enormous mansion, Jordan March tries to be a good girl and follow her grandmother's strict rules. It's easy for Jordan to hide in the shadows -- between Ian's brilliant, all-consuming talents for science and the ever-more-frequent arguments among the grown-ups. But one day, without warning, Jordan's body begins to change -- and everyone notices her in a way that seems dark, dangerous, and threatening. Suddenly the March family secrets are unleashed, and Jordan is ashamed and afraid that her soft curves are unwelcome indeed. Shipped off to a lakeside hideaway, Jordan and Ian befriend a girl whose shocking revelations make for a summer of scandal and explosive emotion. Outraged, Grandmother Emma sets out to make Jordan pay for her family's past mistakes, sending her world spinning wildly out of control. . . .

Daughter of Darkness

Daughter of Darkness
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2010-10-26
ISBN 10: 1439181152
ISBN 13: 9781439181157
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Daughter of Darkness Book Review:

When I was a little girl, Daddy told me never to fear the dark. “We exist because of the darkness,” he told me. “All of you are daughters of darkness.” Beloved bestselling author V.C. Andrews’s passion for vampires comes to spellbinding life in a long-awaited novel of dark desires as all-consuming—and forbidden—as in Flowers in the Attic. One night, with the sound of a young man’s scream, high school senior Lorelei discovers that her stern but loving father, who adopted Lorelei and her sisters as infants, is no ordinary man. He has raised his beautiful girls for one purpose: to lure young men into their world of shadows. Like her sisters, Lorelei has been trained in the art of seduction and warned never to fall in love. But when she meets a handsome and charming classmate, she boldly defies her family and follows her heart—even if love is a poison. . . . Dangerously enticing and deliriously intoxicating, V.C. Andrews’s Daughter of Darkness will leave readers thirsting for more.

Beneath the Bed and Other Scary Stories: An Acorn Book (Mister Shivers)

Beneath the Bed and Other Scary Stories: An Acorn Book (Mister Shivers)
Author: Max Brallier
Publsiher: Scholastic Incorporated
Total Pages: 64
Release: 2019
ISBN 10: 9781338318548
ISBN 13: 1338318543
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Beneath the Bed and Other Scary Stories: An Acorn Book (Mister Shivers) Book Review:

The kids at school dare John to visit the old house on the hill at night, and when he and his sister go in they find dusty dishes set on the table, a book open like it is waiting for a reader, and something hiding under the bed in the attic--and that is only one of the five scary stories with unexpected twists that are included in this collection.

The Silhouette Girl

The Silhouette Girl
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Pocket Books
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2019-12-17
ISBN 10: 198212346X
ISBN 13: 9781982123468
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Silhouette Girl Book Review:

From #1 New York Times bestselling author and literary phenomenon V.C. Andrews (Flowers in the Attic, My Sweet Audrina) comes a gripping and suspenseful psychological thriller about a stalker hell-bent on destroying a young woman’s life. Pru has the perfect life—a successful boyfriend and thriving nursing career. There is one dark spot, however: the repeated, and increasingly intrusive, voicemails of a stalker named Scarletta. Not only doesn’t Pru know anyone with that name, but she can’t recognize the voice. Even as she begins to investigate, she’s determined to keep these horrifying messages a secret. Lewd and filled with details that no stranger could possibly know, Pru worries that these messages may paint her in a darker light and ruin the life she’s built for herself. But as she digs deeper, it becomes clear that something is going on that is altogether stranger than Pru could ever imagine—and these poisonous messages could silence all the beauty in Pru’s perfect life once and for all…

Flowers in the Attic/Petals on the Wind/If There Be Thorns/Seeds of Yesterday

Flowers in the Attic/Petals on the Wind/If There Be Thorns/Seeds of Yesterday
Author: V. C. Andrews
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 1991-08-01
ISBN 10: 9780671967802
ISBN 13: 0671967800
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Flowers in the Attic/Petals on the Wind/If There Be Thorns/Seeds of Yesterday Book Review:

Flowers in the Attic))If There Be Thorns))Petals on the Wind))Seeds of Yesterday))4 Vols.

If There Be Thorns

If There Be Thorns
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2011-02-08
ISBN 10: 1451636962
ISBN 13: 9781451636963
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


If There Be Thorns Book Review:

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.

Something Upstairs

Something Upstairs
Author: Avi
Publsiher: Scholastic Inc.
Total Pages: 140
Release: 2010-07-01
ISBN 10: 0545214912
ISBN 13: 9780545214919
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Something Upstairs Book Review:

After moving to Providence, Rhode Island, Kenny discovers that his new house is haunted by the spirit of a black slave boy who asks Kenny to return with him to the early nineteenth century and prevent his murder by slave traders.

The Strat in the Attic 2

The Strat in the Attic 2
Author: Deke Dickerson
Publsiher: Voyageur Press
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2014-11-01
ISBN 10: 1627885560
ISBN 13: 9781627885560
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Strat in the Attic 2 Book Review:

More astounding stories of rare guitar finds and the music legends who owned them. Do you dream of finding a 1954 Stratocaster or 1952 Gibson Les Paul online, at a garage sale, or in the local penny saver? How about virtually rubbing elbows with one of your favorite rock legends? Following up his first-of-its-kind The Strat in the Attic, musician, journalist, and "guitarchaeologist" Deke Dickerson shares the stories behind dozens of more astounding finds including: A rarer-than-hens-teeth 1966 Hallmark Swept-Wing that originally belonged to Robbie Krieger of the Doors, stashed away in an attic in Alaska for forty years! A crazy-valuable 1958 Gibson Flying V belonging to a Chicago bluesman--who, it turns out, also happens to have an equally rare 1958 Gibson Explorer! An out-of-the-blue, a "to whom it may concern" email leads the author to a trailer park in Salem, Oregon, where one of Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys' original 1940's Epiphone Emperor archtops is waiting to be purchased for a song! Luthier R.C. Allen relates the tales of buying Nat "King" Cole Trio guitarist Oscar Moore's Stromberg Master 400 archtop and of being gifted a 1953 Standel amp from Merle Travis! Buddy Merrill, the amazingly talented guitarist from the Lawrence Welk show, gives his 1970 Micro-Frets Huntington to the author, but only if he "promises to PRACTICE." Photos of the guitars and other exciting memorabilia round out a package that no vintage-guitar aficionado will want to be without!

Know Your Beholder

Know Your Beholder
Author: Adam Rapp
Publsiher: Little, Brown
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2015-03-03
ISBN 10: 0316368903
ISBN 13: 9780316368902
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Know Your Beholder Book Review:

From a Pulitzer Prize finalist comes a hilarious and heartbreaking novel about a musician climbing back from rock bottom. As winter deepens in snowbound Pollard, Illinois, thirty-something Francis Falbo is holed up in his attic apartment, recovering from a series of traumas: his mother's death, his beloved wife's desertion, and his once-ascendant rock band's irreconcilable break-up. Francis hasn't shaved in months, hasn't so much as changed out of his bathrobe-"the uniform of a Life in Default"-for nine days. Other than the agoraphobia that continues to hold him hostage, all he has left is his childhood home, whose remaining rooms he rents to a cast of eccentric tenants, including a pair of former circus performers whose daughter has gone missing. The tight-knit community has already survived a blizzard, but there is more danger in store for the citizens of Pollard before summer arrives. Francis is himself caught up in these troubles as he becomes increasingly entangled in the affairs of others, with results that are by turns disastrous, hysterical, and ultimately healing. Fusing consummate wit with the seriousness attending an adulthood gone awry, Rapp has written an uproarious and affecting novel about what we do and where we go when our lives have crumbled around us. Sharp-edged but tenderhearted, Know Your Beholder introduces us to one of the most lovably flawed characters in recent fiction, a man at last able to collect the jagged pieces of his dreams and begin anew, in both life and love. Seldom have our foibles and our efforts to persevere in spite of them been laid bare with such heart and hope.

Secret Brother

Secret Brother
Author: V.C. Andrews
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 400
Release: 2015-05-26
ISBN 10: 1476792445
ISBN 13: 9781476792446
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Secret Brother Book Review:

The most unexpected Dollanganger story of them all, new from the author of Flowers in the Attic and Petals on the Wind—both now major Lifetime movie events. A young boy suffers amnesia from a trauma he suffered in what feels like must have been another life. He’s adopted into a wealthy family—but what will happen when he learns the truth about his past?