Boo : a novel

by Gutteridge, Rene.

Format: Large Print 2004
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Penn Hills Library Large Print LP GUTTERIDGE
Location  Penn Hills Library
Collection  Large Print
Talk about Working out Your Faith with Fear and Trembling.
The biggest thing to happen to Skary, Indiana, is renowned horror novelist Wolfe Boone-or, "Boo," as the locals fondly call him. For the past sixteen years, the reclusive writer has been the town's greatest attraction, having unintentionally turned the once-struggling Skary into a thriving tourist-trap for the dark side: from the Haunted Mansion restaurant, famous for its "bloody fingers" (fries splattered with ketchup) to Spooky's Bookstore (where employees dress like the walking dead).
But when a newly reformed Wolfe suddenly quits the genre and subsequently starts to pursue Skary's favorite girl-next-door, Ainsley Parker, the little town made famous by his writings becomes truly horrified. Soon, a scheme is plotted to put the fright back into Skary-and get their most famous resident out of love and back into the thrill business.
Filled with humor, small town charm, and a gentle message of enduring faith, "Boo shows how eventhe most colorful group of busybodies and hypocrites can become a community changed forever by God.
Additional Information
Subjects Fiction -- Authorship -- Fiction.
Novelists -- Fiction.
Tourism -- Fiction.
Large type books.
Indiana -- Fiction.
Christian fiction.
Humorous fiction.
Love stories.
Publisher Waterville, Me. :Thorndike Press,2004
Language English
Description 511 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
ISBN 0786262575 (alk. paper)
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