Items related to The Silent Companions: The perfect spooky tale to curl...

The Silent Companions: The perfect spooky tale to curl up with this winter

3.9 avg rating
( 24,772 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781408888032: The Silent Companions: The perfect spooky tale to curl up with this winter
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Winner of the W H Smith Thumping Good Read Award

As featured on the Radio 2 Book Club and the Zoe Ball ITV Book Club

'[An] extraordinary, memorable and truly haunting book' Jojo Moyes

'[It] shone, for originality for the sheer quality of the writing, the characters and some masterly chills' Peter James

Some doors are locked for a reason...

Newly married, newly widowed Elsie is sent to see out her pregnancy at her late husband's crumbling country estate, The Bridge.

With her new servants resentful and the local villagers actively hostile, Elsie only has her husband’s awkward cousin for company. Or so she thinks. For inside her new home lies a locked room, and beyond that door lies a two-hundred-year-old diary and a deeply unsettling painted wooden figure – a Silent Companion – that bears a striking resemblance to Elsie herself...

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

This is terrific. Perfect setting, great build-up, chilling. What more could you want ? (Susan Hill, author of The Woman in Black)

Layering on the dark and creepy, this intriguingly plotted novel is the full-blown Gothic, maintaining throughout an unsettling claustrophobic atmosphere mixed with some unusual historical detail (Daily Mail)

A deliciously creepy ghost story (Sunday Express)

Laura Purcell has nailed it with a story that conjures up Susan Hill's The Woman In Black, Henry James's The Turn Of The Screw and a little bit of Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier (Emerald Street)

A creepy, unsettling tale that I had to finish reading in broad daylight (Stylist, 'Must-Read Books')

A sinister slice of Victorian gothic... creepy and page-turning (The Times)

A perfect read for a winter night . Intriguing, nuanced and genuinely eerie (Guardian)

Really tense and unnerving, it still won't let me go (Woman & Home)

A true page-turner...neatly crafted and compelling...with a spine-tingling revelation every few pages (Times Literary Supplement)

Irresistibly creepy, this romps along, Purcell turning her screws with skill. It's what crumpets and dismal afternoons were made for (Glamour)

Book Description:

As featured on the Radio 2 Book Club and the Zoe Ball ITV Book Club. Some doors are locked for a reason...

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781408888094: The Silent Companions: The perfect spooky tale to curl up with this winter

Featured Edition

ISBN 10: 1408888092 ISBN 13: 9781408888094
Publisher: Raven Books, 2017
Hardcover

9780143131632: The Silent Companions

Pengui..., 2018
Softcover

9781408888100: The Silent Companions: The perfect spooky tale to curl up with this winter

Raven ..., 2017
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

Seller Image

Purcell, Laura
Published by BLOOMSBURY (2018)
ISBN 10: 1408888033 ISBN 13: 9781408888032
New Softcover Quantity: 5
Seller:
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 29772633-n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
8.40
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.18
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

PURCELL LAURA
Published by BLOOMSBURY (2018)
ISBN 10: 1408888033 ISBN 13: 9781408888032
New Paperback Quantity: 1
Seller:
Bank of Books
(Ventura, CA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. We have 500,000 books to choose from -- Ship within 24 hours -- Satisfaction Guaranteed!. Seller Inventory # mon0000824414

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
7.46
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.29
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Laura Purcell
Published by Raven Books 2018-04-05 (2018)
ISBN 10: 1408888033 ISBN 13: 9781408888032
New Paperback Quantity: 14
Seller:
International Bookstore
(Wallingford, OXON, United Kingdom)

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 6959-GRD-9781408888032

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
10.40
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 0.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Laura Purcell
Published by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom (2018)
ISBN 10: 1408888033 ISBN 13: 9781408888032
New Paperback Quantity: 1
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. The ultimate ghost story to curl up with. '[An] extraordinary, memorable and truly haunting book' Jojo Moyes'Terrific. Perfect setting, great build-up, chilling. What more could you want?' Susan Hill, author of The Woman in BlackSome doors are locked for a reason.Newly married, newly widowed Elsie is sent to see out her pregnancy at her late husband's crumbling country estate, The Bridge.With her new servants resentful and the local villagers actively hostile, Elsie only has her husband's awkward cousin for company. Or so she thinks. For inside her new home lies a locked room, and beyond that door lies a two-hundred-year-old diary and a deeply unsettling painted wooden figure - a Silent Companion - that bears a striking resemblance to Elsie herself.Laura Purcell's spine-chilling new novel, The Shape of Darkness, is out now!. Seller Inventory # FOY9781408888032

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
11.47
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Laura Purcell
Published by Raven Books 2018-04-05 (2018)
ISBN 10: 1408888033 ISBN 13: 9781408888032
New Paperback Quantity: 10
Seller:
International Bookstore
(Wallingford, OXON, United Kingdom)

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 6959-MAC-9781408888032

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
11
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 0.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Laura Purcell
Published by Raven Books 2018-04-05 (2018)
ISBN 10: 1408888033 ISBN 13: 9781408888032
New Paperback Quantity: 11
Seller:
International Bookstore
(Wallingford, OXON, United Kingdom)

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 6959-LBR-9781408888032

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
12.10
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 0.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Laura Purcell
Published by Bloomsbury Publishing (UK) 2018-04-05, London (2018)
ISBN 10: 1408888033 ISBN 13: 9781408888032
New paperback Quantity: 5
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)

Book Description paperback. Condition: New. Language: ENG. Seller Inventory # 9781408888032

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
8.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Laura Purcell
Published by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom (2018)
ISBN 10: 1408888033 ISBN 13: 9781408888032
New Paperback Quantity: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. The ultimate ghost story to curl up with. '[An] extraordinary, memorable and truly haunting book' Jojo Moyes'Terrific. Perfect setting, great build-up, chilling. What more could you want?' Susan Hill, author of The Woman in BlackSome doors are locked for a reason.Newly married, newly widowed Elsie is sent to see out her pregnancy at her late husband's crumbling country estate, The Bridge.With her new servants resentful and the local villagers actively hostile, Elsie only has her husband's awkward cousin for company. Or so she thinks. For inside her new home lies a locked room, and beyond that door lies a two-hundred-year-old diary and a deeply unsettling painted wooden figure - a Silent Companion - that bears a striking resemblance to Elsie herself.Laura Purcell's spine-chilling new novel, The Shape of Darkness, is out now!. Seller Inventory # AAZ9781408888032

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
8.67
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 5
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Purcell, Laura
Published by Raven Books (2018)
ISBN 10: 1408888033 ISBN 13: 9781408888032
New Paperback Quantity: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)

Book Description Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 384 pages. 7.72x5.04x1.18 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # __1408888033

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
7.24
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

PURCELL LAURA
Published by BLOOMSBURY (2018)
ISBN 10: 1408888033 ISBN 13: 9781408888032
New Softcover Quantity: 14
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)

Book Description Condition: New. Seller Inventory # ria9781408888032_new

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
8.52
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 8.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book