A Head Full of Ghosts by Paul Tremblay

A Head Full of Ghosts

Paul Tremblay

fiction horror mystery thriller dark mysterious tense slow-paced

320 pages | first published 2015

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A chilling thriller that brilliantly blends psychological suspense and supernatural horror, reminiscent of Stephen King's The Shining, Shirley Jackson's The Haunting of Hill House, and William Peter Blatty's The Exorcist.The lives of the Barretts,...
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Summary of 5763 reviews

Moods

dark 96%
tense 68%
mysterious 64%
sad 40%
emotional 36%
challenging 16%
reflective 8%
adventurous 2%
funny 1%

Pace

medium 59%
fast 24%
slow 16%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 52% | Character: 30% | Plot: 17%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 39% | Yes: 30% | No: 28% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 49% | No: 28% | Yes: 20% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 87% | It's complicated: 4% | N/A: 4% | Yes: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 70% | It's complicated: 19% | No: 10%

Average rating

3.77

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