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The Bad Seed

A Novel
March, William (Book - 1997 )
Average Rating: 5 stars out of 5.
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From "The Omen" to "The Good Son", American pop culture has produced a legion of "bad seed" spinoffs. For his novel, William March draws on actual case histories to explore a serious question: What happens to ordinary families into whose midst a criminal is born? Featuring a cast of memorable characters, "The Bad Seed" is a solid suspense story that's more chilling, more intelligent, and far more absorbing that its Hollywood namesake.
Authors: March, William, 1893-1954
Title: The bad seed
a novel
Publisher: New York : CCCO ; New York : Distributed by W.W. Norton, 1997
Edition: 1st Ecco pbk. ed
Characteristics: xiii, 217, 16 p. ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: by William March ; with a new introduction by Elaine Showalter
Summary: From "The Omen" to "The Good Son", American pop culture has produced a legion of "bad seed" spinoffs. For his novel, William March draws on actual case histories to explore a serious question: What happens to ordinary families into whose midst a criminal is born? Featuring a cast of memorable characters, "The Bad Seed" is a solid suspense story that's more chilling, more intelligent, and far more absorbing that its Hollywood namesake.
ISBN: 9780880015400
0880015403
9780060795481
0060795484
Branch Call Number: FICTION MARCH 1997
Subject Headings: Behavior genetics Fiction Serial murderers Fiction Mothers and daughters Fiction
Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Horror tales
Topical Term: Behavior genetics
Serial murderers
Mothers and daughters
LCCN: 96041686
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I didn't actually enjoy this book. I found the book jumped everywhere and was a very boring read.

this book is good for teen

I havent read this book yet but I saw the movie and I cant wait to read the book! Its scary, creepy, and awesome! If you like horror stories, you should read this! Or at least see the movie :P

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