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The Girl With All the Gifts
The Girl With All the Gifts By Carey, M. R. (Book - 2014 ) FICTION CAREY 2014 All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 93 on 17 copies

Annotation:Melanie is a brilliant child who is incredibly dangerous. Everyone knows it but her.

The Midwich Cuckoos
The Midwich Cuckoos By Wyndham, John (Book - 2008 ) SF WYNDHAM 2008 Available in some locations

Annotation:Oh, every woman in Midwich is pregnant. How very nice.

The Dinner
The Dinner A Novel By Koch, Herman (Book - 2012 ) FICTION KOCH 2012 Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 49 copies

Annotation:Two couples dine, and slowly it is revealed that their children have done something awful. Really, really awful.

The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With the Sea
The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With the Sea By Mishima, Yukio (Book - 1994 ) FICTION MISHIMA Available in some locations

Annotation:A gang of children is gripped by a philosophy that dismisses morality.

The Bad Seed
The Bad Seed A Novel By March, William (Book - 1997 ) FICTION MARCH 1997 Available in some locations

Annotation:Little Rhoda is a wee psychopath. Her mother just can't accept it.

We Have Always Lived in the Castle
We Have Always Lived in the Castle By Jackson, Shirley (Book - 2006 ) FICTION JACKSON Available in some locations

Annotation:Merricat and Constance are sisters that live alone in an isolated house. What happened to their family?

Mildred Pierce
Mildred Pierce By Cain, James M. (Book - 2011 ) FICTION CAIN 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Mildred's daughter Veda is remarkably talented. And remarkably ruthless.

Ender's Game
Ender's Game By Card, Orson Scott (Book - 2013 ) y CARD 2013 Available in some locations Holds: 2 on 36 copies

Annotation:Ender Wiggen does something that cannot be undone, and spends the next book in the series (Speaker for the Dead) trying to make up for it.

Bad Seeds
Bad Seeds Evil Progeny (Book - 2013 ) FICTION BAD 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:An anthology of stories about wicked children.

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