Jay Anson (November 4, – March 12, ) was an American author whose most famous work was The Amityville Horror. After the runaway success of that. In December , the Lutz family moved into their new home on suburban Long Island. George and Kathleen Lutz knew that, one year early, Ronald DeFeo. The Paperback of the Amityville Horror by Jay Anson at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

Author: Zulkigul Arashisar
Country: Comoros
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Sex
Published (Last): 10 November 2014
Pages: 103
PDF File Size: 2.74 Mb
ePub File Size: 11.40 Mb
ISBN: 309-5-45175-802-7
Downloads: 54804
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Nesho

Archived from the original on April 3, I can see why the author shifted tenses and POV’s as he did, but it could have been done more smoothly. I still have no desire to amjtyville the film though. Should you read it? There is the interview with the family who experienced it. Backstory, this is said to be a true story.

The Amityville Horror – Wikipedia

I love horror movies, haunted houses, Ouija boards even though my husband forbids themand Halloween. A huge ceramic amityvi,le moved about the house seemingly by itself, tripping up George in the process.

Written similarly amityvil,e a journal entry, day by day, but follows multiple sides of the story. It was slowly creeping me out, and when I got to the part where George Lutz sees a creepy pig behind his daughter in her bedroom jqy in the middle of the night I said “nope”. I mean, the ghosts described in the book were more alive than this tired, boring fake, yeah I said it story.

  AVAYA 4602 PDF

And if you don’t like a book, just say it wasn’t your cup o’ tea wmityville you just don’t believe it to be true. I took a star off because it wasn’t scary.

Both Lutzes see eyes in a window and run outside to find hoof prints in the snow. Things are quietly creepy, and when one night George goes out to the boat house and turns around to see his 5-year-old daughter standing in the window with a pig behind her, the creepy anskn up a notch.

I like the idea of taking poetry into everyday places with a personal touch.

Follow the Author

The house in Toms River used as the location for the first three films has also been modified for the same reason. The writing should be at a 1-star, but I’ll stand by liking the story well enough to say “it’s ok” on the final rating.

And I could see why others might think they made it all up. Strange hidey holes under the stairs? Easier said than done, because the entire way through, I questioned everything.

This book was a decent read. The history of the house and the mystery behind what actually happened there is part of the allure of THIS book. Also, call Father Frank.


: The Amityville Horror (): Jay Anson: Books

Kate on In conversation with The Book…. See all 10 questions about The Amityville Horror…. From somewhere over his head came a sharp crack.

The Lutzes declined to give a full account of the events that took place on this occasion, describing them as “too frightening. Eta historinha tensa que me deixou com medo hein?

This book is actually for a group challenge in April, but since I’ve sworn off re-reads forI decided to knock it out early. And hroror he gets sick with the flu a lot and that makes him feel bad!

In the interview, he repeated the claim that he heard a voice saying “Get out”, but stopped short of giving it a paranormal origin. Showing of reviews. So the Putzes S Lutzes – Wait. It’s rather jarring as it is. The dialogue is even worse – people don’t talk like they do hhorror this book.