Plague Stones, The
Format: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Titan Books Ltd
From the critically acclaimed author of Hekla’s Children comes a dark and haunting tale of our world and the next.
From the critically acclaimed author of Hekla’s Children comes a dark and haunting tale of our world and the next. After a brutal break-in leaves her family traumatised, Trish Feenan jumps at the chance of a fresh start in a charming historic community. But in the back garden of her new cottage sits an unsettling reminder of past wrongs: a standing stone, once one of the markers that kept plague sufferers outside the village bounds, its `powers’ renewed every year in a ritual that seems to be more than just local oddity. As the Feenans settle in, they experience unexplained accidents, accompanied by sightings of a girl who vanishes into thin air. Soon, it becomes obvious that there is a reason traditions must not slip, and that all acts of betrayal, even those committed centuries ago, have consequences…
|Dimensions||130 × 203 mm|