If you love the supernatural horror fiction of Stephen King, Peter Straub, or Robert R. McCammon, you’re sure to enjoy The Children’s Hour. Warning: creepy, otherworldly children. But you might guess that from the cover!
In this gripping supernatural thriller of horror and suspense – from Bram Stoker Award-winning author Douglas Clegg – something is terribly wrong with the children of Colony, West Virginia.
Innocent though they seem, these kids come out at night – to hunt.
Genre: Horror, small town, gothic thriller, suspense, supernatural fiction. This novel is 348 pages in its print edition.
When Joe Gardner returns with his wife and two young children to the peaceful mountain town of Colony, West Virginia, he doesn’t expect to find the girl who disappeared when he was a boy. But she remembers Joe and his other friends who left her behind in a deep well within a mysterious barn…
“Clegg’s stories can chill the spine so effectively that the reader should keep paramedics on standby.”– Dean Koontz, NY Times Bestselling Author
“Douglas Clegg is a weaver of nightmares!”— Robert R. McCammon, bestselling author