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Jennifer McMahon (1) (1968–)

Autor(a) de The Winter People

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15+ Works 9,042 Membros 700 Críticas 9 Favorited

About the Author

Jennifer McMahon was born in Hartford, Connecticut in 1968. She received a BA from Goddard College in 1991 and studied poetry for a year in the MFA in Writing Program at Vermont College. Before becoming full-time writer in 2000, she worked as a house painter, farm worker, homeless shelter staff mostrar mais member, and counselor for adults and kids with mental illness. Her first novel, Promise Not to Tell, was published in 2007. Her other works include Island of Lost Girls, Dismantled, and My Tiki Girl. In 2014, her title The Winter People made The New York Times Best Seller List. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Obras por Jennifer McMahon

The Winter People (2014) 2,247 exemplares
Promise Not to Tell (2007) 1,117 exemplares
The Night Sister (2015) 832 exemplares
Island of Lost Girls (2008) 757 exemplares
Don't Breathe a Word (2011) 733 exemplares
The Invited (2019) 681 exemplares
The One I Left Behind (2013) 547 exemplares
Dismantled (2009) 515 exemplares
The Children on the Hill (2022) 490 exemplares
The Drowning Kind (2021) 476 exemplares
Burntown (2017) 293 exemplares
My Darling Girl (2023) 182 exemplares
My Tiki Girl (2008) 92 exemplares
Hannah-Beast [short story] (2018) 77 exemplares
The Jennifer McMahon Collection (2014) 3 exemplares

Associated Works

Hex Life: Wicked New Tales of Witchery (2019) — Contribuidor — 171 exemplares
Other Terrors: An Inclusive Anthology (2022) — Contribuidor — 112 exemplares
The Best American Mystery Stories 2019 (2019) — Contribuidor — 51 exemplares
Spooky Short Stories — Contribuidor — 2 exemplares


Conhecimento Comum



What Are You Reading the Week of 19 April 2014? em What Are You Reading Now? (Abril 2014)
Young Adult Mystery - Kidnapping, Abuse em Name that Book (Outubro 2010)


This was a Goodreads Giveaway book - 3.5 stars. I enjoyed reading this book but found the ending with the identity of the killer to be a little weak. It seemed strange that the killer would initially kill the mother but then become so obsessed with talking with her after her death that he would then kill the rest of the family over time just to get the plans of the machine so he could speak with her. The father setting fire to his house - how did that really cause the killer to become so enraged when no one was actually hurt besides a "bum" that was sleeping in his garage? Was he that close to this individual?? Anyway - some things aren't really that believable relating to the above comments. All this aside - I enjoyed the author's writing style and would like to read more of her books.… (mais)
Bambean | 31 outras críticas | May 20, 2024 |
Nicely creepy. A very classic horror story that teaches the “be careful what you wish for “ lesson.
cspiwak | 36 outras críticas | Mar 6, 2024 |
BooksInMirror | 67 outras críticas | Feb 19, 2024 |
Wow, good stuff! It creeps up on you. I slept with a light on after I had read half of it rather late, the scary closet in the book was too much for me.
dhenn31 | 185 outras críticas | Jan 24, 2024 |



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