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Hidden Pictures

By Jason Rekulak
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Publisher Description



“I loved it." —Stephen King

From Edgar Award-finalist Jason Rekulak comes a wildly inventive spin on the supernatural thriller, for fans of Stranger Things and Riley Sager, about a woman working as a nanny for a young boy with strange and disturbing secrets.

Mallory Quinn is fresh out of rehab when she takes a job as a babysitter for Ted and Caroline Maxwell. She is to look after their five-year-old son, Teddy.

Mallory immediately loves it. She has her own living space, goes out for nightly runs, and has the stability she craves. And she sincerely bonds with Teddy, a sweet, shy boy who is never without his sketchbook and pencil. His drawings are the usual fare: trees, rabbits, balloons. But one day, he draws something different: a man in a forest, dragging a woman’s lifeless body.

Then, Teddy’s artwork becomes increasingly sinister, and his stick figures quickly evolve into lifelike sketches well beyond the ability of any five-year-old. Mallory begins to wonder if these are glimpses of a long-unsolved murder, perhaps relayed by a supernatural force.

Knowing just how crazy it all sounds, Mallory nevertheless sets out to decipher the images and save Teddy before it’s too late.

846 Reviews

Surprised Face with Open Mouth“I definitely enjoyed this book! It left me wanting to know more more more and not stop reading. Also the fact that I have an almost 4 year old drawing creepy pictures at home didn’t help LOL”
Reviewed in:Book Ladies! 📚
Characters change and growLikable charactersBeautifully writtenEasy to readAddictiveFast-pacedSuspensefulUnpredictableRealistic settingAbuse
Surprised Face with Open Mouth“I did not see the end coming!! While reading this book it kept me wanting to know more,”
Reviewed in:Book Ladies! 📚
Believable charactersCharacters change and growLikable charactersEasy to readAddictiveUnpredictable
Surprised Face with Open Mouth“Guysss I loved it but I wish the end was better in a sense of spook factor. Overall it was good though I read it in two days!”
Reviewed in:B.Y.O.B CLUB
Likable charactersEasy to readAddictiveFast-pacedRealistic settingDark
Smiling Face with Heart-Eyes“I think it's safe to say this one just became one of my favorite reads of the year. It was dark, twisted, spooky, sad, inspiring and ALL THE THINGS. It was so intense and kept me on the edge of my seat. I totally did not see the twist coming and was sitting at my bed with my mouth wide open in a gasp. I was so enthralled in the plot and these characters. It was so well written. I'm usually kind of good at predictions in books and this one totally pulled one over on me. You need to read this book”
Characters change and growHeroic figuresLikable charactersEasy to readAddictiveFast-pacedHeartbreakingSuspensefulTwistyUnpredictable
Surprised Face with Open Mouth“I have been wanting and waiting to read this book for a long time, now I finally got my hands on the physical copy. Hidden pictures by Jason Rekulak is a thriller , twisty, fast- paced novel that got me hooked from the very beginning. It does include illustrations that are graphic but I felt it tied in well with the novel , I felt like I was watching a thriller movie. The book is well written easy to understand. Major plot twist at the end, my jaw dropped. Definitely recommend!!!”
Believable charactersBeautifully writtenEasy to readFast-pacedHeartbreakingThrillingTwistyUnpredictableCreepy

About Jason Rekulak

Jason Rekulak is the author of The Impossible Fortress, which was translated into 12 languages and was nominated for the Edgar Award. For many years, he was the publisher of Quirk Books, an independent press, where he acquired and edited multiple New York Times bestsellers. He lives in Philadelphia with his family.

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