The Grownup

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Gillian Flynn’s Edgar Award-winning homage to the classic ghost story, published for the first time as a standalone.

The Grownup

The Grownup

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Gillian Flynn’s Edgar Award-winning homage to the classic ghost story, published for the first time as a standalone. A canny young woman is struggling to survive by perpetrating various levels of mostly harmless fraud. On a rainy April morning, she is reading auras at Spiritual Palms when Susan Burke walks in. A keen observer of human behavior, our unnamed narrator immediately diagnoses beautiful, rich Susan as an unhappy woman eager to give her lovely life a drama injection. However, when the "psychic" visits the eerie Victorian home that has been the source of Susan’s terror and grief, she realizes she may not have to pretend to believe in ghosts anymore. Miles, Susan’s teenage stepson, doesn’t help matters with his disturbing manner and grisly imagination. The three are soon locked in a chilling battle to discover where the evil truly lurks and what, if anything, can be done to escape it. “The Grownup,” which originally appeared as “What Do You Do?” in George R. R. Martin’s Rogues anthology, proves once again that Gillian Flynn is one of the world’s most original and skilled voices in fiction.

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The Grownup
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Gillian Flynn
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-03 - Publisher: Crown

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Gillian Flynn’s Edgar Award-winning homage to the classic ghost story, published for the first time as a standalone. A canny young woman is struggling to survive by perpetrating various levels of mostly harmless fraud. On a rainy April morning, she is reading auras at Spiritual
The Grownup
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Gillian Flynn
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-03 - Publisher: Hachette UK

A young woman is making a living faking it as a cut-price psychic (with some illegal soft-core sex work on the side). She makes a decent wage mostly by telling people what they want to hear. But then she meets Susan Burke. Susan moved to the city one year ago
What to Do Until the Grownup Arrives
Language: en
Pages: 349
Authors: Joseph R. Novello
Categories: Parent and teenager
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher:

An annotated question and answer format dealing with such concerns as school, sexual development, siblings, and drugs.
Omg! I’m the Grown-Up! a Conversation on Giving-Care to a Loved One...And Yourself
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Sheri L. Yarbrough Ph.D.
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-31 - Publisher: Balboa Press

OMG! I’m the Grown-Up! gives care-givers an innovative strategy for managing the interpersonal dynamics of giving-care she calls the Praxis for Care. This book presents the Praxis for Care as a strategy that guides care-givers toward taking actions that are satisfying to both persons. It is a practical, easily applied
The Grown-Up's Guide to Paint Pouring with Kids
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Jennifer McCully
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-02 - Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing

The Grown-Up's Guide series features how-to projects, creative prompts, and crafting activities that will inspire you and your little ones to spend hours of fun together. Now you can learn the fun, trendy paint pouring technique—and teach your kids to do it too! Paint pouring, also known as fluid art,

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