Treasure Box Author:Orson Scott Card A shattering childhood tragedy left Quentin Fears devestated and unable to cope with the world and its citizens. It didn't, however, prevent him from making millions through brilliant investments. An now the enigmatic recluse has experienced the extraordinarily unexpected: love at first sight. — But a whirlwind courtship and marriage to Madelei... more »ne - beautiful, witty, and equally ill-at-ease with reality - is bringing Quentin something other than the bliss he anticipated, for now he must meet his new wife's family.
A bizarre, dysfunctional collection of extreme characters, they are guarding a secret both shocking and terrifying - as is Madeleine herself. And suddenly Quentin Fears must prevent his dream woman from unleashing an ageless malevolence intent on ruling the world.« less
Not the usual OSC, but once I got near the end, I loved it. In the middle I was a bit skeptical. Definitely a fun and quick read. Nothing like the Ender series, also not really a "horror" type, more of a bit of mystery and supernatural.