Five stories about haunted houses in California, Scotland, Germany and Cumbria previously published singularly. Now all together for extra value.
The Lighthouse: Nadia and Sam take a vacation let in a lighthouse on the California coast. They find some old books and Nadia becomes fascinated by what they promise. Enmeshed in black magic, she wants to call something from beyond this world. Sam has to choose saving her and saving himself.
The House in the Forest: A hitchhiker, a rainy night. A wicked old house. Once you get in, you may never get out.
The Haunting: A man makes a lot of money and takes a house on an island on a lake. Once he's there he and his family can't get off the island. He doesn't heed the warnings and then something evil comes to haunt them.
Vivien: Just after World War I, a war hero crashes his car in the remote Scottish Highlands. When he wakes he finds a wife he doesn't remember having. Is she a dream or is his memory playing tricks? Is she a wicked spirit and will she succeed in punishing him?
The House of Bones. In a remote house in the middle of a marsh in Eastern Germany, Lukas goes with his girlfriend Sabine to set up a Therapy Center. But once there she has strange memories. The house has a ravenous secret. Has Lukas been part of this before and is he hungry to be part of it again?