Thinner
Only 1 copies remain
Thinner
ISBN
9780450061332
Released
January 1, 1984
Publisher
New English Library
  • Unsigned
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
Category: Horror
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Book condition

A fine first edition, with some browning to the edges of the page block. In a near-fine unclipped dust jacket with some minor wrinkling to top of spine, and a small indent to the front of the jacket cover.



About

'Thinner' - the old gypsy man barely whispers the word. Billy feels the touch of a withered hand on his cheek.


Billy Halleck, prosperous if overweight citizen, happily married, shuddered then turned angrily away. The old woman's death had been none of his fault. The courts had cleared him. She'd just stumbled in front of his car. Now he simply wanted to forget the whole messy business.


Later, when the scales told him he was losing weight, it was what the doctor ordered. His wife was pleased - as she should have been. But . . .


'Thinner' - the word, the old man's curse, has lodged in Billy's mind like a fattening worm, eating at his flesh, at his reason. And with his despair, comes violence.

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