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    • ISBN:9781784298623
    • Publication date:19 Oct 2017

The Lost Village

A Haunting Page-Turner With A Twist You'll Never See Coming!

By Neil Spring

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Inspired by real historical events, this is the second novel by Neil Spring featuring the notorious real-life ghost hunter, Harry Price.

'Neil Spring is Agatha Christie meets James Herbert' STEPHEN VOLK

A haunting and spooky thriller, with an unforgettable twist!

The remote village of Imber - remote, lost and abandoned. The outside world hasn't been let in since soldiers forced the inhabitants out, much to their contempt.

But now, a dark secret threatens all who venture near. Everyone is in danger, and only Harry Price can help. Reluctantly reunited with his former assistant Sarah Grey, he must unlock the mystery of Imber, and unsurface the secrets someone thought were long buried. But will Sarah's involvement be the undoing of them both?

Biographical Notes

Neil Spring was born in South Wales. He studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Somerville College, Oxford. His first novel, The Ghost Hunters, was made into an ITV drama in 2015 and his second novel, The Watchers, has also been optioned for television. Neil lives in London.

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  • ISBN: 9781784298616
  • Publication date: 19 Oct 2017
  • Page count: 464
  • Imprint: Quercus
Sinister ... A real page-turner — Tatler
A tense supernatural page-turner, loaded with atmospheric dread. Perfect for those long autumn nights — Paul Finch
Masterfully mixing history with a damned fine ghost story, The Lost Village contains echoes of James Herbert at his spectral best. Neil Spring has produced another atmospheric read, and his Sarah Grey is a narrator who's hard to forget — Angela Slatter, author of the World Fantasy Award-winning The Bitterwood Bible and Other Recountings
There's nothing like a good ghost story, and this supernatural mystery kept me guessing to the last page. Neil Spring is Agatha Christie meets James Herbert — Stephen Volk
With Halloween looming, there's no better time to curl up with something truly spooky - and The Lost Village is certainly that ... [a] sinister tale — Isabelle Broom, Heat
Chilling... an intelligent ghost story — The Lady
Spooky and tense with a truly horrifying denouement. — Sunday Express, S Magazine
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A deft, spooky psychological drama based on a true story — Daily Mail on The Ghost Hunters
Surprising, serpentine and clever — Sunday Times on The Ghost Hunters
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Genuinely spine chilling . . . an excellent blending of fact and fiction — Light Magazine on The Ghost Hunters
Brimming with suspense and ghostly apparitions, Spring's scorching thriller moves at a cracking pace and with a stunning twist in its devil's tail, this is the perfect reading companion for the witching hours of winter. — Lancashire Evening Post
Sinister ... A real page-turner
A tense supernatural page-turner, loaded with atmospheric dread. Perfect for those long autumn nights
Masterfully mixing history with a damned fine ghost story, The Lost Village contains echoes of James Herbert at his spectral best. Neil Spring has produced another atmospheric read, and his Sarah Grey is a narrator who's hard to forget
There's nothing like a good ghost story, and this supernatural mystery kept me guessing to the last page. Neil Spring is Agatha Christie meets James Herbert
With Halloween looming, there's no better time to curl up with something truly spooky - and The Lost Village is certainly that ... [a] sinister tale
Chilling... an intelligent ghost story
Spooky and tense with a truly horrifying denouement.
Prepare to be spooked
Prepare to be pleasantly scared
A deft, spooky psychological drama based on a true story
Surprising, serpentine and clever
Spring's fast-paced and often deliciously creepy novel has an orphaned hero, a spooky, isolated farmhouse and things that go bump in the night . . . highly readable
Genuinely spine chilling . . . an excellent blending of fact and fiction
Brimming with suspense and ghostly apparitions, Spring's scorching thriller moves at a cracking pace and with a stunning twist in its devil's tail, this is the perfect reading companion for the witching hours of winter.
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