The Ghost of the Silver Screen [NOOK Book]

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From the collection Dreamin’ Dreams; A short ghost story in 3,500 words.
It was strange seeing the old Picturedrome again. After twenty-five years I don’t know what I expected, but I never thought it would be exactly as I remembered it.
A gust of wind threw rain against me and peppered the door with tiny droplets, and somewhere in the deep, dark clouds, thunder rumbled ...

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Overview

From the collection Dreamin’ Dreams; A short ghost story in 3,500 words.
It was strange seeing the old Picturedrome again. After twenty-five years I don’t know what I expected, but I never thought it would be exactly as I remembered it.
A gust of wind threw rain against me and peppered the door with tiny droplets, and somewhere in the deep, dark clouds, thunder rumbled ...

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940032860853
  • Publisher: Brendan Gerad O''Brien
  • Publication date: 11/10/2011
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,169,628
  • File size: 99 KB

Meet the Author

Brendan Gerad O’Brien was born in Tralee, on the west coast of Ireland and now lives in Newport, South Wales with his wife Jennifer and daughters Shelly and Sarah.As a child he spent his summer holidays in Listowel, Co Kerry, where his uncle Moss Scanlon had a Harness Maker’s shop, now long gone.The shop was a magnet for all sorts of colourful characters. It was there that his love of words was kindled by the stories of John B. Keane and Bryan MacMahon, who often wandered into the shop for a chat and bit of jovial banter.After serving nine years in the Royal Navy, Brendan progressed to retail management, working as a Department manager with the UK’s second largest Supermarket.Now retired, his hobby is writing short stories, twenty of which have already been published individually over the years, and also as a collection called Dreamin DreamsOnce On A Cold And Grey September is his first full novel
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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 17, 2012

    Great Short!

    This is well written and is developed nicely. It has depth and does not leave you hanging. I will be reading more from this author. His attention to detail is spot on. He does not drown you with excessive ranting, clean and creative.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 28, 2014

    Ghosts

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 24, 2013

    To all

    PERVS!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 24, 2013

    Flames

    Hello

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 24, 2013

    Lionsroar

    Ok

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 24, 2013

    Falcon

    Watched

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 24, 2013

    Panther

    Licks harder and sucks.(( NOOK had to charge

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 24, 2013

    Panther to shecat

    Result seven got locked out again.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 21, 2013

    klc

    O'brien is the master of short stories. In a very short time he developes the charachters and puts the plot in motion. This short lives up to his reputation. Once you read one of his stories you'll be looking for more. Enjoy!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 25, 2012

    Good jmm 44

    As a previous reviewer said---"a great old ghost story!!!"

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 6, 2012

    Good

    This is a great book. But I like all of his books... J..... :)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 21, 2012

    Nice short

    Really well done.

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  • Posted July 15, 2012

    more from this reviewer

    Old-school fun.

    Fun and quick, a old-school ghost story.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 2, 2012

    Short

    It was awesome

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    Posted January 26, 2012

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    Posted February 28, 2012

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    Posted December 8, 2012

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