Authors > Peter Straub

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Ghost Story

For four aging men in the terror-stricken town of Milburn, New York, an act inadvertently carried out in their youth has come back to haunt them. Now they are about to learn what happens to those who believe they can bury the past - and get away with murder.

Year: 1979
Genre: Horror

The Talisman

The iconic, “extraordinary” (The Washington Post) collaboration between bestselling authors Stephen King and Peter Straub—an epic thriller about a young boy’s quest to save his mother’s life.

Year: 1984
Genre: Fantasy

Lost Boy Lost Girl

A woman commits suicide for no apparent reason. A week later, her son fifteen-year-old Mark Underhill vanishes. His uncle, novelist Timothy Underhill, searches his hometown of Millhaven for clues that might help unravel this horrible dual mystery

Year: 2003
Genre: Horror

A Dark Matter

On a Midwestern campus in the 1960s, a charismatic guru and his young acolytes perform a secret ritual in a local meadow. What happens is a mystery--all that remains is a gruesomely dismembered body and the shattered souls of all who were present. Forty years later, one man seeks to learn about that horrifying night...

Year: 2010
Genre: Suspense

 

NON-SERIES Novels

Year TitleGenres Tags

1975JuliaHorror
1979Ghost StoryHorror
1983Floating DragonHorror
1984The TalismanFantasy
1988KOKOHorrorThriller
1999MysteryHorror
2001Black HouseFantasyHorror
2003Lost Boy Lost GirlHorrorHAUNTED HOUSE, SERIAL KILLER
2010A Dark MatterSuspense