Home Supernatural • Bedbugs by Ben H. Winters

Bedbugs by Ben H. Winters

By Ben H. Winters

FOR hire: most sensible flooring of fantastically renovated brownstone, 1300 sq. ft., 2BR 2BA, eat-in kitchen, one block to parks and playgrounds. No broker’s fee.Susan and Alex Wendt have came upon their dream apartment.Sure, the landlady is a bit eccentric. And the aged handyman drops a few cryptic comments concerning the basement. however the hire is so low, it’s too stable to go up.Big mistake. Susan quickly discovers that her new house is crawling with bedbugs . . . or is it? She awakens each morning with clean bites, yet neither Alex nor their daughter Emma has a unmarried welt. An exterminator searches the valuables and turns up not anything. The landlady insists her construction is fresh. Susan fears she’s going mad—until a extra sinister rationalization offers itself: she may perhaps actually be confronting the bedbug challenge from Hell.

Show description

Read Online or Download Bedbugs PDF

Similar supernatural books

The Ghost Chronicles: A Medium and a Paranormal Scientist Investigate 17 True Hauntings

"The ideal mix for a magical research. " David Wells, so much Haunted a different number of episodes from the case records of the recent England Ghost venture trip right into a international of the unexplained and the unknown, a global the place what you cannot see captivates your entire cognizance. A trance medium and a magical scientist workforce up during this spellbinding number of 17 supernatural mysteries, a trifling sampling of the spooky episodes of their enormous ghost searching case records.


The summer time he grew to become seven, Dave Abbott survived a grotesque mountainside motor vehicle coincidence that left the remainder of his relations mangled and useless. Now, after residing twenty-three years with the twisted backwoodsman who pulled him from the wreckage, Dave is engaging in a plan to switch every one of his misplaced household with contributors of close by, unsuspecting households.


FOR hire: most sensible flooring of superbly renovated brownstone, 1300 sq. feet. , 2BR 2BA, eat-in kitchen, one block to parks and playgrounds. No broker’s expense. Susan and Alex Wendt have came upon their dream house. yes, the landlady is a bit eccentric. And the aged handyman drops a few cryptic comments concerning the basement.


A brand new paperback variation of Lauren Beukes's frighteningly persuasive, high-tech myth that follows 4 narrators dwelling in a dystopian near-future. Kendra, an art-school dropout, manufacturers herself for a nanotech advertising software. Lerato, an formidable AIDS child, plots to illness from her company employers.

Extra info for Bedbugs

Sample text

Were you standing in the yard last Sunday night? ” As she was asking the question, Susan realized how strange it sounded—strange, or accusatory. “Like, looking up at the bedroom window? ” Louis shook his big head, and turned to Andrea.

She’d settled on the other end of the sofa, with a glass of wine and the crossword puzzle. ” “You know, I don’t know,” Alex answered slowly, looking up from his computer with a tired smile. ” He yawned and turned back to the screen. ” Susan returned to her puzzle, feeling a mild, prickly wash of irritation. ” His focus on this opportunity actually frightened her a little, made her wonder how important this contract was to their financial health, especially after the considerable expense of the move.

Two? ” Susan had prevailed, arguing in part that a decent bed would help her sleep. She was a chronic insomniac, unlike Alex, who bragged that he could fall asleep in a muddy ditch or stay sleeping through artillery fire—a gift that had been maddening to Susan during Emma’s infancy, when he slumbered peacefully through many a late-night screaming session. After Emma was down they puttered around for a couple hours, drinking Andrea’s champagne from plastic cups and unpacking a few boxes marked UNPACK ME FIRST!

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.86 of 5 – based on 9 votes