A Novel

eBook - 2014
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Harry Steen, a businessman travelling in Mexico, ducks into an old bookstore to escape a frightening deluge. Inside, he makes a serendipitous discovery: a mid-nineteenth-century account of a sinister storm cloud that plagued an isolated Scottish village and caused many gruesome and unexplainable deaths. Harry knows the village well; he travelled there as a young man to take up a teaching post following the death of his parents. It was there that he met the woman whose love and betrayal have haunted him every day since. Presented with this astonishing record, Harry resolves to seek out the ghosts of his past and return to the very place where he encountered the fathomless depths of his own heart.
Publisher: Toronto : Penguin Group (Canada), 2014
ISBN: 9780143192930
Characteristics: 1 online resource


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Jan 10, 2015

I haven't finished it yet... can't put it down. Sending shivers up my spine. This is not my usual genre and I tend to stop when the going gets weird, but this is one exception. I can't wait to see how it all ends. I will let you know if it's worth it.

Okay... finished. This is one memorable read. Highly recommended for those who crave original literature.

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