Eight Ghosts: The English Heritage Book of New Ghost Stories
A rich collection of unnerving ghosts and sinister histories by Mark Haddon, Jeanette Winterson, Andrew Michael Hurley, Sarah Perry, Stuart Evers, Kate Clanchy, Kamila Shamsie and Max Porter.
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‘An impressive line-up of established and emerging names’ The Sunday Times
‘These eerie, unsettling stories are guaranteed to send shivers down your spine’ Daily Express
Rooted in place, slipping between worlds – a rich collection of unnerving ghosts and sinister histories.
Eight authors were given the freedom of their chosen English Heritage site, from medieval castles to a Cold War nuclear bunker. Immersed in the past and chilled by rumours of hauntings, they channelled their darker imaginings into a series of extraordinary new ghost stories.
‘Subtly evocative of human relations – loss, grief, or the fear of loneliness’ TLS
‘A satisfying and spooky read’ Sun
Also includes a gazetteer of English Heritage properties which are said to be haunted.
Also available in hardback.