The turn of the screw

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The classic ghost story about a high-strung governess and the two young children who may--or may not--be plotting with the diabolical Peter Quint.
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full_title turn of the screw
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auth_author2 Amato, Bianca., Fielding, Emma., Kerrigan, Dermot., Mays, Jefferson., Parker, Philip M., 1960-
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display_description The Turn of the Screw is a fireside tale of evil and mystery. Filled with extraordinary drama, Henry James' story has been widely popular ever since its publication in 1898. It also inspired a film, a play, and an opera. A governess has been hired to care for two orphaned young children in their uncle' s English country home. But soon after she meets the boy and his sister, the governess begins to see fearful apparitions. With growing alarm, she must wonder about the target of the ghostly presences. Are they haunting her, or the sweet, innocent children' Henry James gives no answers to this question. Instead, he leaves the listener to ponder the relationships between evil and horror, imagination and reality.
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title_full The Turn of the Screw, The turn of the screw / Henry James, The turn of the screw [electronic resource] / Henry James, The turn of the screw [electronic resource] / Henry James ; [edited by Philip M. Parker]
title_short The turn of the screw
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