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The Living One
The Living One
Author: Lewis Gannett
After a ten-year estrangement, Malcolm Spoor wishes to spend a few months with his teenaged son Torrance and invites him to live at the estate he has purchased in New England. Malcolm's reason is bizarre: he claims that he is the victim of a family curse and that he will go insane and die before he reaches the age of 50. Good-natured Torrance th...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780452271340
ISBN-10: 0452271347
Publication Date: 2/1/1994
Pages: 400
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

3 stars, based on 2 ratings
Publisher: Plume
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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chaclaw avatar reviewed The Living One on + 22 more book reviews
Florid descriptions of madness. Original plotline involving a sort of reincarantion and/or insanity through an ancient family line. Breathless descriptions, over-the-top wealth. I kinda enjoyed all that. Good fast summer read.