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    Room: A Novel by Emma Donoghue (2011-05-18)


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    This isn't just about a kidnapping. It's about life. Room tells the story of a five-year-old boy and his mother who are imprisoned in a room for seven years. With obvious references to numerous infamous kidnapping cases, Room attempts to humanize the experiences of being a captive. The premise for this book sounds like something that a Stephen King or Dean Koontz would have come up with, and it certainly works as a kind of horror novel as Jack’s innocent depiction of life inside Room shows Ma to be the victim of a horrible crime ...