The Secret of Crickley Hall

The Secret of Crickley Hall

Book - 2006
Average Rating:
2
Rate this:
The Caleighs have had a terrible year...They need time and space, while they await the news they dread. Gabe has brought his wife, Eve, and daughters, Loren and Cally, down to Devon, to the peaceful seaside village of Hollow Bay. He can work and Eve and the kids can have some peace and quiet and perhaps they can try, as a family, to come to terms with what's happened to them...Crickley Hall is an unusually large house on the outskirts of the village at the bottom of Devil's Cleave, a massive tree-lined gorge - the stuff of local legend. A river flows past the front garden. It's perfect for them...if it a bit gloomy. And Chester, their dog, seems really spooked at being away from home. And old houses do make sounds. And it's constantly cold. And, even though they shut the cellar door every night, it's always open again in morning.
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 2006
Description: 599 p. ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9781405005203
9781405052344
1405052341
1405005203
Branch Call Number: Herb

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

l
LadyJaneBrais
Nov 26, 2016

I watched the 3-hour BBC movie based upon the book, before I knew there WAS a book. The show was so intriguing I just had to read the book (I prefer books to videos anyway). The book is awesome, hard to put down, addictive and of course, even better than the movie. Even my tweenage and teenage grandchildren were amazingly silent and awed as they watched the show; a miracle. My granddaughter has asked me to get the book for her for Christmas.

f
foxenhawk
Jul 22, 2011

Found this book hard to put down and James Herbert made the bad guy truely evil. Loved it.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings

  Loading...
BPL owns a similar edition of this title.

View originally-listed edition

Report edition-matching error

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top