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Verona

(2015)
A Ghost Story
A novel by

 
An infertile couple escape to Italy for a short break but soon understand they are not alone, and that an ancient evil has awoken.

Reviews for Abbot's Keep, by the same author:

'Abbot's Keep is refreshing a hell. Finally, a ghost story that reminds you why the basement is so terrifying!' Brett McNeill of Rue Morgue Magazine

'Ashforth does Edgar Allen Poe and Bram Stoker proud delivering a solid contribution to the literary movement. It is time that the ghost story made a comeback. With writers like Benedict Ashforth writing Abbot's Keep, a revival just might be at hand.' Matthew J. Barbour of Horror Novel Reviews

'A really entertaining read with a delightful frisson of fear.' Simon Ball of Horror Hothouse

'Ashforth builds on the tension and the feeling of unease with each page to revel in a wonderfully tense and unnerving finale.' Jim Mcleod of Ginger Nuts of Horror

'Reminiscent of Poe, Abbot's Keep by Benedict Ashforth is a haunting novella with unique form and beautiful prose.' Michael Bailey (HWA Bram Stoker Award Nominee)

'. . . an eerie, atmospheric ghost story . . . has a gentle eeriness that keeps the reader wanting to find out more.' Julie K Top 50 Reviewer

'Perfect ghost story.' Christine Waddington

'Ashforth successfully builds a dark and relentless dread that steadily creeps through the text. Extremely accomplished.' L Sharif

'A gripping read right from the beginning. Couldn't put it down.' D Boydell

'I just could not put this story down. I wanted to know what happened as soon as I picked up my kindle. Strongly recommend.' Mr Tony Cordon

'The actual writing is wonderful, beautifully descriptive.' Fiona White

'I could not stop reading! it was as though I was in a trance, the story is captivating and very original.' Safa R

'A fantastic read, lots of twists and turns. Would recommend this to all Mystery readers. A book that is hard to put down.' Ms P Frain

'. . . great plot and a well developed storyline. It is elegantly told with well built atmosphere and tension . . . a well conceived idea and would make excellent viewing were it ever to be dramatized.' Cate Hamilton

Read over 190 more reviews on amazon.co.uk

 
Used availability for Benedict Ashforth's Verona


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Paperback Editions

August 2015 : USA Paperback
Title: Verona: A Ghost Story
Author(s): Benedict Ashforth
ISBN: 1-5005-6851-1 / 978-1-5005-6851-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

October 2016 : Audio CD
Title: Verona: A Ghost Story
Author(s): Benedict Ashforth
ISBN: 1-5366-1847-0 / 978-1-5366-1847-1
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

August 2016 : USA Audio edition
Title: Verona: A Ghost Story
Author(s): Benedict Ashforth
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   

August 2016 : UK Audio edition
Title: Verona: A Ghost Story
Author(s): Benedict Ashforth
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

August 2015 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: VERONA: A Ghost Story (Kindle Single)
Author(s): Benedict Ashforth
Publisher: TIMACK Creations
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


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