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A Stir of Echoes - Richard Matheson
A Stir of Echoes
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Tom Wallace lived an ordinary life, until a chance event awakened psychic abilities he never knew he possessed. Now he's hearing the private thoughts of the people around him-and learning shocking secrets he never wanted to know. But as Tom's existence becomes a waking nightmare, even greater... show more
Tom Wallace lived an ordinary life, until a chance event awakened psychic abilities he never knew he possessed. Now he's hearing the private thoughts of the people around him-and learning shocking secrets he never wanted to know. But as Tom's existence becomes a waking nightmare, even greater jolts are in store as he becomes the unwilling recipient of a compelling message from beyond the grave!This eerie ghost story, by award-winning author of Hell House and I Am Legend, inspired the acclaimed 1999 film starring Kevin Bacon.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780765308719 (0765308711)
ASIN: 765308711
Publisher: Tor Books
Pages no: 224
Edition language: English
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Bettie's Books
Bettie's Books rated it
4.0 A Stir of Echoes
bookshelves: published-1999, winter20092010, boo-scary, fraudio, mystery-thriller, north-americas Read in November, 2009 When Tom Wallace is hypnotised at a dinner party, strange abilities are awoken within him Tom Wallace lived an ordinary life, until a chance event awakened psychic abilities...
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On Books rated it
Another Matheson great. Tom Wallace was placed under hypnosis one night at a party by his brother-in-law (unlike the movie). When he awakes he finds that he is able to sense what other people are thinking and feeling, and he seems to have picked up a person from the past who finds his new opennes...
TheBecks
TheBecks rated it
I love reading Richard Matheson's stories. Even if the story itself isn't quite to my taste, and not everything he writes is, the writing is so enjoyable to read. I don't know what it is about it that makes it so, but it's just so accessible and straightforward and unassuming, and it just hooks me r...
The Reading Perusals of Rose Summers
The Reading Perusals of Rose Summers rated it
4.0 A Stir of Echoes
While different from the movie of the same name with Kevin Bacon, this is a fine story about a man who acquires an psi ability and the way it uproots his world in the days following. The language and situations might be a bit outdated in areas, but the story overall still has a strong sense of reso...
Bettie's Books
Bettie's Books rated it
4.0 Stir of Echoes
When Tom Wallace is hypnotised at a dinner party, strange abilities are awoken within him. Trevor White reads. Broadcast:http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00p4y6p/A_Stir_of_Echoes_Episode_1/
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