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Publisher's Summary

John Finney is in trouble. The kidnapper locked him in a basement, a place stained with the blood of half a dozen murdered children. With him in his subterranean cell is an antique phone, long since disconnected...but which rings at night, anyway, with calls from the dead.
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©2005, 2007 Joe Hill (P)2007 HarperCollins Publishers
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Critic Reviews

"Most of the stories display the unself-conscious dash that made Hill's novel an intelligent pleasure....Not just for ghost addicts." ( Kirkus Reviews)
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5 out of 5 stars
By Mandela B Doescher on 01-09-17

Awesome! Enjoy!

Joe Hill might just be the new master of the short, but SPOOKY! Great narrator as well :-)

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5 out of 5 stars
By Matthew S. Hill on 11-29-16

Awesome!!!

"The Black Phone" is more straightforward horror, but nonetheless absolutely great.
I am very impressed with Joe Hill.

David LeDoux is one of the greats st narration.

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