(From the publisher):
Hector Wollie has kidnapped Ian and his stepsister, Charlotte--"saving" them from their divorced parents' anger--and although Ian can hear his mother weeping through the wall his home shares with the empty house the madman has chosen as his hiding place, he cannot make a sound, or Hector will slit their throats.
Original title: Silent Children
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Suspense
Fiction→ Horror→ General
- Nominated for the Bram Stoker Award, Superior Achievement in a Novel
- Nominated for the International Horror Guild Award, Best Novel
- Nominated for the British Fantasy Award, August Derleth Fantasy Award (Best Novel)