Sharply written [My Best Friend’s Exorcism] makes a convincing case for [Hendrix’s] powers as a sharp observer of human behavior, filtered through a fun genre conceit that doesn’t skimp on the spooky—or the bodily fluids.” “Think Mean Girls with demonic possession, set in 1988 Charleston.
Where did Grady Hendrix go to college?
The writing was on the wall. So, my heart goes out to Carolina. SM: That’s understandable. I’ve got both in my family, but we’re all from Clemson.
Where is Grady Hendrix from?
Hendrix was born in South Carolina. His parents divorced when he was 13 years old and the author spent much of his time in public libraries. As an adult Hendrix worked in the library of the American Society for Psychical Research before turning to professional writing.
Where did Grady Hendrix go to high school?
Friends Grady Hendrix and Katie Crouch were named “Wittiest” in the class of 1991 at Charleston’s Porter-Gaud High School. Thirty years later they have novels released the same day!
Is the Southern Book Club’s Guide to slaying vampires part of a series?
The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires Amazon TV Series: What We Know. What is this? The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix has a TV series adaptation in development at Amazon Studios.
How did Gretchen get possessed in My Best Friend’s exorcism?
All the way through the novel, it appears that Gretchen has either been possessed or attacked in the woods while tripping on LSD. However, right at the end, it turns out that Gretchen was probably possessed during summer camp and the LSD trip in the woods was just the most obvious example of it becoming clear to Abby.
What is the book My Best Friend’s exorcism about?
My Best Friend’s Exorcism tells the tale of Gretchen and Abby, best friends since 4th grade, as they grow up and come face to face with evil itself. One night while at a sleepover at a friend’s house, Gretchen takes off to go skinny dipping and seemingly disappears into the woods.
Is my best friend’s exorcism book scary?
While this story is mostly dramatic horror, there are a few moments of real, shudder-inducing horror. I highly recommend “My Best Friend’s Exorcism.”
When was my best friend’s exorcism published?
May 17, 2016
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