The House Next Door by Anne Rivers Siddons [BOOK CLUB EDITION / 1978]
The House Next Door by Anne Rivers Siddons
FIRST BOOK CLUB EDITION  SIMON & SCHUSTER
Hardcover with dust jacket in very good condition.
Dust jacket shows some visible shelf and edge wear. Book itself is pristine and like new.
An unparalleled picture of that vibrant but dark intersection where the Old and the New South collide.
Thirtysomething Colquitt and Walter Kennedy live in a charming, peaceful suburb of newly bustling Atlanta, Georgia. Life is made up of enjoyable work, long, lazy weekends, and the company of good neighbors. Then, to their shock, construction starts on the vacant lot next door, a wooded hillside they'd believed would always remain undeveloped. Disappointed by their diminished privacy, Colquitt and Walter soon realize something more is wrong with the house next door. Surely the house can't be "haunted," yet it seems to destroy the goodness of every person who comes to live in it, until the entire heart of this friendly neighborhood threatens to be torn apart.