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We follow these characters for twenty-four hours, until the very tragic end of the story.
As much as you keep hoping that O'Nan will surprise you at some point along the way, you know that what you don't want to happen in this book will eventually occur.
When I read this book, I had to go back over several chapters to make sure I was getting it.
Great book. If I had one 'issue' with it, it would be that it was a little slow. However, I couldn't put it down. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Adrian
Along with Tom Perotta, Stewart O’Nan is the closest to grasping the Updike-Yates gold ring as chronicler of the suburbs. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Stacy Helton
Night Country was nothing was I expected it to be. I thought that this was going to be another one of those teen angst books, but this was more cerebral and psychological. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Pamela S. Zielinski
I have read most of Stuart O'Nan's books and this is by far his best. A must read for his fans and all who enjoy a well written and original story. Haunting!Published 14 months ago by Jay
This book is not "scary", but it *will* haunt you. It is sad, and at times funny, and just feels incredibly "true". Read morePublished 17 months ago by Robert Mingee
When I read this book, I had to go back over several chapters to make sure I was getting it. And I was and it was well worth it. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Darla R. Merritt
Serious Teenage GHOSTS - Parents trying to understand their teenage children (Both DEAD & ALIVE), Guilt, Adult Relationships, Teen REVENGE - "The Night Country" is a very... Read morePublished 23 months ago by T. Ramos
I have read almost all of this author's books and loved them. This book went nowhere in a very very boring manner. I am still not sure what this was all about. Read morePublished on December 21, 2012 by A nurse who's seen it all
The final chapter of The Night Country: A Novel was brilliantly written. (No spoiler). O'Nan chose to write the final chapter in rewind that befit the tempo of the book. Read morePublished on January 22, 2012 by Amber Frangos