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    • ISBN:9781780879765
    • Publication date:24 Oct 2013

The Ghost Hunters

By Neil Spring

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'Deliciously creepy' Herald. A hair-raising fictionalized account of the Borley Rectory haunting, based on contemporary first-hand testimonies.

'Deliciously creepy' Herald. A hair-raising fictionalized account of the Borley Rectory haunting, based on contemporary first-hand testimonies.

Welcome to Borley Rectory, the most haunted house in England. The year is 1926 and Sarah Grey has landed herself an unlikely new job - personal assistant to Harry Price, London's most infamous ghost hunter. Equal parts brilliant and charming, neurotic and manipulative, Harry has devoted his life to exposing the truth behind England's many 'false hauntings', and never has he left a case unsolved, nor a fraud unexposed.
So when Harry and Sarah are invited to Borley Rectory - a house so haunted that objects frequently fly through the air unbidden, and locals avoid the grounds for fear of facing the spectral nun that walks there - they're sure that this case will be just like any other. But when night falls and still no artifice can be found, the ghost hunters are forced to confront an uncomfortable possibility: the ghost of Borley Rectory may be real. And, if so, they're about to make its most intimate acquaintance.

Biographical Notes

Neil Spring was born in South Wales in 1981. He started writing at the age of twenty-eight. Between 1999 and 2002 he studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Somerville College, Oxford. Neil lives in London.

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  • ISBN: 9781780879758
  • Publication date: 24 Oct 2013
  • Page count: 560
  • Imprint: Quercus
A deft, spooky psychological drama based on a true story — Daily Mail
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I was gripped by the supernatural menace and the gradual revelation of mysteries and secrets — Fortean Times
'Surprising, serpentine and clever' Sunday Times. — Sunday Times
Close the curtains, pull up a chair, open a book - and prepare to be pleasantly scared — Metro
A deft, spooky psychological drama based on a true story — Daily Mail
I was gripped by the supernatural menace and the gradual revelation of mysteries and secrets — Fortean Times
Genuinely spine chilling . . . an excellent blending of fact and fiction — Light Magazine
A gloriously spooky tale, perfect for dark Autumn nights — Netmums.com
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