Friday, January 27, 2017
A Head Full of Ghosts / Paul Tremblay / 286 pgs.
A creepy and engrossing novel about a preteen named Marjorie Barrett, who begins to show signs of schizophrenia. As her outbursts become more bizarre and frequent, Marjorie's father turns to a Catholic priest who suggests performing an exorcism. At the same time a reality television show gets wind of this story and approaches the family in order to document it all.
Is Marjorie really crazy? possessed? or just looking for attention? It's hard to parse out what really happened with this girl and her family.