The Haunted Hotel

The Haunted Hotel

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by Wilkie Collins
     
 

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Collins' output includes 25 novels, more than 30 short stories and novelettes, over a dozen plays and sporadic bits of journalism. As was the practice with Victorian novelists, Collins wrote his fair share of ghost stories. THE HAUNTED HOTEL, however, was the first novel in which the supernatural is of central interest.

Wilkie Collins also penned one of the first in

Overview

Collins' output includes 25 novels, more than 30 short stories and novelettes, over a dozen plays and sporadic bits of journalism. As was the practice with Victorian novelists, Collins wrote his fair share of ghost stories. THE HAUNTED HOTEL, however, was the first novel in which the supernatural is of central interest.

Wilkie Collins also penned one of the first in the genre of the detective novel, THE MOONSTONE.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781438508535
Publisher:
Standard Publications, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/31/2008
Pages:
180
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.38(d)

Meet the Author

Wilkie Collins (1824-1889) is considered the inventor of the modern English detective novel with his book The Moonstone (1868). A contemporary and friend of Charles Dickens, who serialized many of Collins' works in magazines he edited, Collins is also remembered for his classic mystery The Woman in White.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
December 8, 1824
Date of Death:
September 23, 1889
Place of Birth:
London, England
Place of Death:
London, England
Education:
Studied law at Lincoln¿s Inn, London

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Haunted Hotel (Large Print Edition) 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 24 reviews.
Elizabeth Smith More than 1 year ago
Suspense and mystery excellently written.
NicoleTrist More than 1 year ago
This was a suspenseful and thoroughly enjoyable page turner about the inevitable and relentless power of fate and the struggle against it. Full Review; http://bookywooks.blogspot.com/2010/01/things-that-go-bump-in-night.html
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Nonsensical characters.
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Lots of spelling errors but held my interest
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Its not a good book
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