The Feast of All Souls
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The Feast of All Souls

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Alice’s house stands at a gateway between worlds. Now something has awoken on the other side - and she's in its way...

378 Collarmill Road looks like an ordinary house. But sometimes, the world outside the windows isn’t the one you expect to see. And sometimes you’ll turn around and find you’re not alone.

The suburb of Crawbeck, on a hill outside the English city of Manchester, overlooks the woodlands of Browton Vale. Alice Collier was happy here, once, but following the end of her marriage and loss of her daughter, she’s come back to pick up the threads of her life.

John Revell, an old flame of Alice’s, reluctantly comes to her aid when the house begins to reveal its secrets. The hill on which it sits is a place of legends – of Old Harry, the Beast of Crawbeck, of the Virgin of the Height and of the mysterious Red Man – and home to the secrets of the shadowy Arodias Thorne.

And now Alice and John stand between him and rest of our world...

Title:The Feast of All Souls
ISBN:1781084629
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:382 pages

    The Feast of All Souls Reviews

  • Carol
    Dec 26, 2016

    Not just another vanilla ghost story here. Much more substance than info provided in the book summary.....It's almost Halloween when Alice moves into the the fixer-upper with squeaky floors and myster...

  • Pop Bop
    Nov 13, 2016

    Loaded With Everything You Could Want.I'm done with "Turn of the Screw" horror/gothic/supernatural. Oh, was that a ghostly reflection in the mirror? My dear, did that tea cup move by itself? Pah! I wa...

  • Tony
    Nov 26, 2016

    Simon Bestwick – The Feast of all Souls“Don’t confuse this novel with a simple ghost story, it has layers which go much deeper”Simon Bestwick’s latest novel was a real change of pace and dir...

  • Greg Del Mar
    Dec 25, 2016

    I recommend Feast of All Souls as an engrossing supernatural horror novel that also tosses in elements of mystery and science fiction. Living in the house on 378 Collarmill Road is a wild ride- there ...

  • Gayle
    Jan 15, 2017

    MY THOUGHTSThis isn't your normal ghost story. It starts out that way but boy, does it go in another direction. The author gives you everything that keeps the reader connected, fast pace, lots of acti...

  • Ella (The Story Collector)
    Nov 13, 2016

    Alice is trying to start over. Having lost her daughter and husband, she has bought and new house and is trying to move on. However, it would appear that her new house stands on a sort of gateway betw...

  • Bandit
    Oct 29, 2016

    This actually turned out to be a perfect Halloweeny read. Well done Netgalley for putting this one up right on time. Strongly reminiscent of the horror I used to love...British, well written, with str...

  • Paromjit
    Nov 25, 2016

    This is a dark and atmospheric gothic novel full of thrills and horror. It takes in the supernatural, ghosts, horror, evil and a house bursting with secrets. Alice Collier is seriously depressed and s...

  • Ionia
    Dec 06, 2016

    If you enjoy very complex haunted house stories, then this one just might be right for you. I'm still not a hundred percent sure what I think about this book. While the story was engaging in a lot of ...

  • Boneist
    Nov 07, 2016

    I received this free from Netgalley in exchange for a fair and honest review.In short, I loved it. I would have read it in one sitting, but real life got in the way!We start with Alice, a recently ber...