The Lighthouse Witches (Paperback)C.J. Cooke (author)
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A cursed lighthouse and vanishing islanders infuse this deft gothic chiller with palpable menace, as Luna's missing sister reappears after two decades completely unchanged from the child she had been at the time.
A deserted lighthouse
Upon the cliffs of a remote Scottish island stands a lighthouse. Strange and terrible events have happened here. It started with a witch hunt. Now, centuries later, islanders are vanishing.
A lost family
Liv Stay and her children don't believe in witches or curses. But within months of arriving on the island, her daughter Luna is the only one of them left.
An impossible child
Twenty years later, Luna's missing sister turns up out of the blue. She is exactly the girl Luna remembers. Same face. Same smile. Same age.
Faced with the impossible, it's up to Luna to find out what really happened at the lighthouse all those years ago.
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 448
Weight: 300 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 34 mm
'Right from the start, I was hooked on this eerie, cryptic novel' - Samantha Downing
'This book is SO good... multiple narrators and time frames, family dynamics, siblings, witches; eerie but not scary. I mean, what is there not to love? This is C.J. Cooke's best yet! A fascinating and enthralling read' - Nina Pottell, Prima
'A gripping modern gothic thriller that is also a haunting depiction of witch trials, it is a wonderfully atmospheric and compelling novel' - Rosamund Lupton
'This ghost story is a perfect mix of propulsive plot and shivers-up-the-spine spookiness' - Good Housekeeping
'An intricate story about women and witch trials but with a delightful timeslip element that really works. It's a compelling story and very satisfying how the threads are woven together' - Kate Sawyer
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