Better Than Home

A Short Story from '20th Century Ghosts'
By: Joe Hill
Narrated by: David LeDoux
Length: 49 mins
4 out of 5 stars (19 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

There's no end to the things that terrify Homer Feltz: tinfoil, fast food, his shopaholic Aunt Mandy. Only his father, manager of a disastrously bad major-league team, seems to understand him, and offers him any refuge from a world quickly becoming too big, too grown-up, and too crowded with everyday horrors for Homer to manage.
Listen to more stories from 20th Century Ghosts, or download the complete collection.
©2005, 2007 Joe Hill (P)2007 HarperCollins Publishers

Critic Reviews

"Most of the stories display the unself-conscious dash that made Hill's novel an intelligent pleasure....Not just for ghost addicts." ( Kirkus Reviews)

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This is an interesting tale about a deeply troubled boy. This is dealing with the horror from within.