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The haunting of Hill House
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Published:
New York : Penguin Books, 2006.
Physical Desc:
xxii, 182 pages ; 20 cm
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.3 - AR Pts: 11
Lexile measure:
920L
Rating:
920L
Status:
6 copies, 2 people are on the wait list.
Description
The greatest haunted house story ever written, the inspiration for a 10-part Netflix series directed by Mike Flanagan and starring Michiel Huisman, Carla Gugino, and Timothy Hutton First published in 1959, Shirley Jackson's The Haunting of Hill House has been hailed as a perfect work of unnerving terror. It is the story of four seekers who arrive at a notoriously unfriendly pile called Hill House: Dr. Montague, an occult scholar looking for solid evidence of a "haunting"; Theodora, his lighthearted assistant; Eleanor, a friendless, fragile young woman well acquainted with poltergeists; and Luke, the future heir of Hill House. At first, their stay seems destined to be merely a spooky encounter with inexplicable phenomena. But Hill House is gathering its powers—and soon it will choose one of them to make its own. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
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Format:
Book
Language:
English
ISBN:
0143039989, 9780143039983, 0140071083, 9780143134190, 0143134191
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.3, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
920

Notes

General Note
Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1959.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Target Audience
920L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,6.3,11,167518.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Jackson, S. (2006). The haunting of Hill House. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965. 2006. The Haunting of Hill House. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965, The Haunting of Hill House. New York: Penguin Books, 2006.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Jackson, Shirley. The Haunting of Hill House. New York: Penguin Books, 2006. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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