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Fireside Gothic

Andrew Taylor

From the No.1 bestselling author of The American Boy and The Ashes of London comes a collection of three gothic novellas – Broken Voices, The Leper House and The Scratch – perfect for fans of The Loney by Andrew Michael Hurley.BROKEN VOICESDoes music have its ghosts? Its victims? Something is stirring in the cathedral that both echoes an ancient tragedy and seems to offer a chance of future happiness. One thing is certain. Broken voices make false promises. And their lies may prove fatal.THE LEPER HOUSESeawick’s medieval Leper House is all that remains of the Suffolk town that was washed away to sea. A bereaved man arrives there on a stormy night and meets the mysterious woman who dwells there. In a nearby house, another woman waits for history to repeat itself. And a bell tolls once again beneath the waves.THE SCRATCHClare and Gerald live the perfect life in a remote cottage in the Forest of Dean. Cannop the cat has lived with them since they found him as a kitten deep in the Forest. But perfection is fragile, and some scratches never heal.

From the No.1 bestselling author of The American Boy and The Ashes of London comes a collection of three gothic novellas – Broken Voices, The Leper House and The Scratch – perfect for fans of The Loney by Andrew Michael Hurley.BROKEN VOICESDoes music have its ghosts? Its victims? Something is stirring in the cathedral that both echoes an ancient tragedy and seems to offer a chance of future happiness. One thing is certain. Broken voices make false promises. And their lies may prove fatal.THE LEPER HOUSESeawick’s medieval Leper House is all that remains of the Suffolk town that was washed away to sea. A bereaved man arrives there on a stormy night and meets the mysterious woman who dwells there. In a nearby house, another woman waits for history to repeat itself. And a bell tolls once again beneath the waves.THE SCRATCHClare and Gerald live the perfect life in a remote cottage in the Forest of Dean. Cannop the cat has lived with them since they found him as a kitten deep in the Forest. But perfection is fragile, and some scratches never heal.
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From the No.1 bestselling author of The American Boy and The Ashes of London comes a collection of three gothic novellas – Broken Voices, The Leper House and The Scratch – perfect for fans of The Loney by Andrew Michael Hurley.BROKEN VOICESDoes music have its ghosts? Its victims? Something is stirring in the cathedral that both echoes an ancient tragedy and seems to offer a chance of future happiness. One thing is certain. Broken voices make false promises. And their lies may prove fatal.THE LEPER HOUSESeawick’s medieval Leper House is all that remains of the Suffolk town that was washed away to sea. A bereaved man arrives there on a stormy night and meets the mysterious woman who dwells there. In a nearby house, another woman waits for history to repeat itself. And a bell tolls once again beneath the waves.THE SCRATCHClare and Gerald live the perfect life in a remote cottage in the Forest of Dean. Cannop the cat has lived with them since they found him as a kitten deep in the Forest. But perfection is fragile, and some scratches never heal.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Leighton Pugh, Anna Bentinck

Length:

6h 55m


Chapters

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Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:13


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

00:16


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

12:14


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

11:54


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

12:06


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

08:07


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

11:28


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

13:34


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

08:50


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

11:11


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:27


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:29


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

08:34


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

09:24


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

09:02


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

10:18


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

07:58


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

06:10


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:36


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

13:13


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

13:24


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

16:25


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

12:07


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

07:34


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

08:54


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

16:19


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

11:24


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

03:55


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

13:16


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

15:28


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

14:18


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

11:48


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

16:46


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

18:38


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

12:15


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

09:06


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

10:10


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

06:28


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

10:53


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

05:59


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:34


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

00:43