The ghost writer

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In this tantalizing tale of Victorian ghost stories and family secrets, timid, solitary librarian Gerard Freeman lives for just two things: his elusive pen pal Alice and a story he found hidden in his mother's drawer years ago. Written by his great-grandmother Viola, it hints at his mother's role in a sinister crime. As he discovers more of Viola's chilling tales, he realizes that they might hold the key to finding Alice and unveiling his family's mystery-or will they bring about his untimely death, as they seem to foretell? Harwood's astonishing, assured debut shows us just how dangerous family skeletons-and stories-can be.
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subject_facet FICTION / Mystery & Detective / General, FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense, Family secrets -- Fiction, Fiction -- Authorship, Fiction -- Authorship -- Fiction, Ghost stories, Mothers -- Death -- Fiction, Mothers and sons -- Fiction, Psychological fiction
title_display The ghost writer
title_full The ghost writer / John Harwood, The ghost writer [electronic resource] / John Harwood
title_short The ghost writer
topic_facet Authorship, Death, Family secrets, Fiction, Mothers, Mothers and sons