The sequel to the one that started it all, Off Season.
THE STORY BEHIND THE GRUESOME LEGEND….
Twenty years ago….It shocked horror fans everywhere — Jack Ketchum’s Off Season, the brutal and harrowing story of an inbred family of cannibals in present-day Maine. Some readers were horrified, others outraged. Yet no one could put the book down. An instant cult classic.
THE LEGEND LIVES ON!
The local sheriff of Dead River, Maine, thought he’d killed them off ten years ago… a primitive, cave-dwelling tribe of predatory savages. But somehow, the clan survived. To breed. To hunt. To kill and eat. Now the peaceful residents, who came to Dead River to escape civilization, are fighting for their lives….
“Offspring may well be the most horrifying book you will ever read.”
— Robert Bloch
Offspring was adapted into a film in 2009.
1991 Berkley Books (Mass-Market Paperback)
1994 New Joker (Russian translation, paired with Off Season, Hardcover)
1996 Headline (UK Mass-Market Paperback)
2006 Overlook Connection Press (Limited Hardcover Editions, Trade Paperback Edition)
2006 Leisure Books (Mass-Market Paperback)
2007 Fusosha (Japanese Translation, Mass-Market Paperback)
2009 Heyne Hardcore (German Translation as Beute Gier, Trade Paperback)
2011 Leisure Books (Mass-Market Paperback, Movie Tie-In Edition)
2011 Dark Realms Audio (Audio Edition on CD)
2012 Replika (Polish Translation, as Potomstwo, Trade Paperback)