Haunted [NOOK Book]

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Three nights of terror at the house called Edbrook. Three nights in which David Ash, there to investigate a haunting will be victim of horrifying and maleficent games. Three nights in which he will face the blood-chilling enigma of his own past. Three nights before Edbrook's dreadful secret will be revealed.... And the true nightmare will begin Remember with Fear! 'Disturbing atmosphere and constant unpleasant shocks' Daily Mail

The surviving heirs of the Mariell ...

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Overview

Three nights of terror at the house called Edbrook. Three nights in which David Ash, there to investigate a haunting will be victim of horrifying and maleficent games. Three nights in which he will face the blood-chilling enigma of his own past. Three nights before Edbrook's dreadful secret will be revealed.... And the true nightmare will begin Remember with Fear! 'Disturbing atmosphere and constant unpleasant shocks' Daily Mail

The surviving heirs of the Mariell family knew their country home was haunted by an unspoken horror from the past. Now they want David Ash, a skeptical psychic investigator, to prove them wrong and dismiss the chilling sounds of a child's distant laughter. Occult/Horror Ctn Qty/50.

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Editorial Reviews

Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
``My advice to you is to leave this house. No good will come of your investigation,'' says Nanny Tess to David Ash, paranormal investigator, in this disappointing horror tale. An associate of the Psychical Research Institute, Ash visits Edbrook, a lonely mansion in the British countryside, at the behest of the Mariell siblings--Christina, Robert and Simon--playful, immature children in grown-up bodies, and their aunt, Nanny Tess, all of whom have seen ghosts and strange sights aplenty in their ancestral home. Ash, who has a reputation as a skeptic and debunker, wonders if a deliberate attempt to discredit him is taking place (or is his incipient alcoholism catching up with him?) when he follows a ghostly figure through the grounds to a small garden pond. He is pushed, held underwater--and sees a pale figure with open arms. . . . What are the ghastly secrets of Edbrook's history? Of Ash's? Only slightly buoyed by Ash's fond remembrances of seances past, Herbert's ( Sepulchre ) plot creaks under the weight of its padding, his dialogue as lifeless as his cliched characters. Troll Book Club alternate. (Oct.)
Library Journal
Agatha Christie buffs will derive amusement as well as information from this little book. Clues to the personal life of Christie's Belgian detective are sparse, but Hart has assiduously collected them to construct a ``biography'' that takes us from childhood to death, at the same time ingeniously incorporating a chronological account of the Christie books and short stories that feature Poirot. A bibliographical appendix lists the novels and short story collections, with cross-references from alternate titles, plus short stories and TV and film adaptations. Not included are translations. A useful acquisition for any public library.-- Catherine V. von Schon, SUNY at Stony Brook
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780330468961
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan
  • Publication date: 5/11/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 213,026
  • File size: 542 KB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 25, 2005

    Awesome

    I love this book. I am usually not a big reader but this book has me looking for more like it

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 30, 2001

    Scary!!

    If you like those kind of books that leave you bitting your nails and sitting on the edge of your seat, then this is a WINNER! It is guaranteed you wont put it down. I have been trying for 6 1/2 yrs for a book to even come close.. there arent any as good as this..... Do you??

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