Normal view MARC view ISBD view

A house of ghosts / W.C. Ryan.

By: Ryan, W. C [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Zaffre Publishing, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 419 pages : map ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781785766510 ; 1785766511 ; 9781785767128; 1785767127.Subject(s): Murder -- Fiction | World War, 1914-1918 -- Fiction | Haunted houses -- FictionGenre/Form: Ghost stories. | Detective and mystery stories.Summary: Winter 1917. As the First World War enters its most brutal phase, back home in England, everyone is seeking answers to the darkness that has seeped into their lives. At Blackwater Abbey, on an island off the Devon coast, Lord Highmount has arranged a spiritualist gathering to contact his two sons who were lost in the conflict. But as his guests begin to arrive, it gradually becomes clear that each has something they would rather keep hidden. Then, when a storm descends on the island, the guests will find themselves trapped. Soon one of their number will die. For Blackwater Abbey is haunted in more ways than one.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Suspense Hāwera LibraryPlus
Fiction
Fiction RYAN (Browse shelf) Available i2183951
Suspense Ōpunakē LibraryPlus
Fiction
Fiction RYAN (Browse shelf) Available i2183952
Total holds: 0

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

"Winter 1917. As the First World War enters its most brutal phase, back home in England, everyone is seeking answers to the darkness that has seeped into their lives. At Blackwater Abbey, on an island off the Devon coast, Lord Highmount has arranged a spiritualist gathering to contact his two sons who were lost in the conflict. But as his guests begin to arrive, it gradually becomes clear that each has something they would rather keep hidden. Then, when a storm descends on the island, the guests will find themselves trapped. Soon one of their number will die. For Blackwater Abbey is haunted in more ways than oné--Provided by publisher.

Winter 1917. As the First World War enters its most brutal phase, back home in England, everyone is seeking answers to the darkness that has seeped into their lives. At Blackwater Abbey, on an island off the Devon coast, Lord Highmount has arranged a spiritualist gathering to contact his two sons who were lost in the conflict. But as his guests begin to arrive, it gradually becomes clear that each has something they would rather keep hidden. Then, when a storm descends on the island, the guests will find themselves trapped. Soon one of their number will die. For Blackwater Abbey is haunted in more ways than one.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

©South Taranaki District Council

Contact us