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The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell

The Silent Companions

The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell
Mar 06, 2018 | 320 Pages
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“If The Silent Companions lands on your night table, don’t plan on leaving your bed anytime soon. Immersive, meticulous, and reminiscent of the masters of gothic fiction—not only a compulsively readable ghost story, but a skillful, loving ode to the entire genre.” —Lyndsay Faye, bestselling author of Jane Steele

“A superbly atmospheric, tense novel full of creeping dread.” Red Magazine (UK)

“This atmospheric Gothic novel tells a deliciously creepy ghost story.” Sunday Express S Magazine (UK)

“Compulsively creepy.” Sunday Mirror (UK)

“You may want to leave the light ononce you put down this intenselyspooky gothic chiller. . . . Irresistably creepy.” The People (UK)

“Really tense and unnerving. It still won’t let me go.” Woman & Home Magazine (UK)

“A creepy, unsettling tale that I had to finish reading in broad daylight.” Stylist, “10 must-read books for October” (UK)

“A brilliant, unsettling debut. Don’t read just before bedtime!” —Prima (UK)

“This incredibly creepy ghost story plays out in the very best tradition against a backdrop of a crumbling house. . . . Superb.” Saga (UK)

“Writing in the tradition of country house ghost stories, Laura Purcell has created a book that is unnerving and compelling in equal measure. The Silent Companions is an atmospheric gothic tale that chills the blood.” —Sophia Tobin, bestselling author of The Silversmith’s Wife

“Magnificently creepy . . . I really wished it were longer.” —Natasha Pulley, author of The Watchmaker of Filigree Street

“Frighteningly atmospheric, genuinely haunting and psychologically astute, the horror of The Silent Companions lingers like truth in the darkest corners of the human mind.” —Helen Sedgwick, author of The Comet Seekers

“Compelling and claustrophobic. The pages all but turn by themselves.” —Essie Fox, author of The Last Days of Leda Grey

“Not since The Little Stranger has a book so entranced and haunted me. Compelling, bewitching and beautifully written. Read it if you dare.” —Anna Mazzola, author of The Unseeing

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