the right hand of evil Author:john saul Dont turn out the light . . . — Just as their troubled marriage is reaching the breaking point, Ted and Janet Conway inherit a home that has been in the family for more than a century. Eager to make a new beginning, the Conways and their three teenage children head for the promise of a better life in the samll Louisiana town of St. Albans. — But ... more »the house has a life of its own . . .
Abandoned for the last forty years, surrounded by thick trees and a stifling scens eof melancholy, the sprawling three-story Victorian house aseems to swallow up the sunlight, along with people's lives. For deep within the cold cellar and eteched into the very walls is a long, dark history of the Conway name - a grim bloodline poisoned by suicide, strange disappearances, voodoo rituals, and rumors of murder. The Conways know nothing of the soul-shattering secrets that snake through generations of their family's past. They do not know that terror awaits them.« less