The Bottoms

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The Bottoms

By Joe R. Lansdale

Mysterious Press, Paperback, 9780446677929, 336pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2001


When young Harry Collins finds the mutilated body of a black woman bound to a tree with barbed wire, he and his younger sister suspect the legendary Goat Man, who is said to lurk under the swinging bridge crossing Texas's Sabine River. The creature holds the key to a string of brutal murders--and a chilling truth. A "New York Times" Notable Book of the Year".