Author(s): Kate Mosse
I hear someone coming. It has happened before. I pause and listen but no longer hear anything. I sigh. As always, hope is snatched away before it can take root. And so then, as always, I am carried back to that first December so very long ago...Rooted in the elemental landscapes of Sussex, Brittany and the Languedoc, here are tales of ghosts and spirits seeking revenge, grief-stricken women and haunted men coming to terms with their destiny.
The perfect winter ghost short story collection from the No.1 bestselling author of LABYRINTH and THE WINTER GHOSTS.
These eerie tales are perfect for stormy winter darkness DAILY MAIL Mosse's love of history and of ghosts and legends mix in her new collection of short stories ... Mosse creates beautiful scenarios SUNDAY EXPRESS Kate Mosse is also a master of the short form ... Her ability to blur the lines between eras is so fluid its testament to her writing ... the ancient and modern ghostly tales of Mosse's anthology left us fearful, but fulfilled STYLIST Perfect for reading while snuggled up against the winter weather CANDIS MAGAZINE This collection is captivating ... once again fans of Mosse are in for a treat IRISH EXAMINER With Halloween and ghostly stuff creeping up on us once more, it's the perfect time to dip into this captivating collection of short stories and illustrations, inspired by classic British and French folk tales. Lovely stuff. STAR MAGAZINE An atmospheric collection of short stories from one of Britain's most captivating writers ABSOLUTELY (LONDON) MAGAZINE
Kate Mosse is the author of three works of non-fiction, three plays and six novels, including the No.1 multi-million international bestselling Languedoc Trilogy - LABYRINTH, SEPULCHRE and CITADEL - published to outstanding reviews and sold in more than 40 countries throughout the world in 38 languages. Her standalone novel, THE WINTER GHOSTS, was also a No.1 bestseller, confirming her position as one of our most captivating storytellers. In recognition of her services to literature, Kate was awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List in June 2013. www.katemosse.co.uk