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Missing mailmen and shrinking house

Hi, I am having alot of trouble remembering a story I once read and I was wondering if it might sound familiar to anyone. The story is about a mailman who moves to a new city for a new job. This particular town has had three mailmen in as many months. No one knew what happened to the missing mailmen. The new mailman soon encounters a house on his route that he doesn't want to go near. It is the last house on a dead end street. Every day that he sees the house it appears to be getting smaller and smaller. I remember that he discovers that the mailmen all disappear because of this house. At the end the mailman disappears with the house. Does this sound familiar to anyone? I would greatly appreciate it if you could help me save my sanity.

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It doesn't ring any bells for me, but you might want to try this community: whatwasthatbook. The folks over there are really good at finding lost books.

Edited at 2015-01-22 06:23 pm (UTC)
I've posted there. No luck.

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