Dark Secrets Of Cedar Hall
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Dark Secrets Of Cedar Hall


  • Author : Linda S Allison
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2004-03-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780595314515


Dark Secrets Of Cedar Hall Book Description :

A Gothic mystery of dark secrets threatens a young girl's sanity and trust as she struggles to overcome the evil lurking at Cedar Hall. Lydia De Morely believed her luck had changed, when she and her mother Martha, inherited Cedar Hall, high in the mountains over London, ending their days of drudgery and poverty. But fate had a different idea. Lydia loses her post to a wealthy matron, and then rescues a homeless woman from a ruffian. She finds a handsome stranger is not who he seems. An old gypsy's cryptic warning of danger fills her with dread. Then Lydia's valuable brooch is stolen. When they arrive at their new home, Lydia realizes Cedar Hall is not the place she imagined. The dour housekeeper receives them with a chilly welcome. Unearthly roses a...

Dark Secrets 1
Score: 4.5
From 30 Ratings

Dark Secrets 1


  • Author : Elizabeth Chandler
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2011-03-08
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416996989


Dark Secrets 1 Book Description :

Two girls haunted by the past...and destined to relive it In Legacy of Lies, Megan has to stay with the uptight grandmother she wants nothing to do with. She's determined to get through the visit without any drama, but when she falls into a twisted love triangle with potentially fatal consequences, Megan may be caught up in her family's legacy in more ways than she realizes. In Don't Tell, Lauren knows that by returning to the town where her mother drowned seven years ago, she'll be reliving one of her most haunting memories. When she arrives, she is propelled into a series of mysterious events that mimic the days leading up to her mother's death. Maybe her mother's drowning wasn't an accident after all...and maybe Lauren is next....

Dark Secrets  Legacy of Lies   Don t Tell

Dark Secrets Legacy of Lies Don t Tell


  • Author : Elizabeth Chandler
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2010-03-04
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781847389336


Dark Secrets Legacy of Lies Don t Tell Book Description :

Two girls haunted by the past... and destined to relive it. Legacy of Lies (Book #1) When Megan arrives at her grandmother's house she immediately feels that there is something curiously familiar about the place. She's been there in her dreams, or rather her nightmares, but still cannot place what exactly it is that gives her the creeps. All Megan wants to do is get through the visit without any drama, but as the house starts to reveal its secrets and the past comes to light, Megan finds herself caught up in a twisted love triangle with potentially fatal consequences. Don't Tell (Book #2) Lauren knows that by returning to the town where her mother "accidentally" drowned seven years ago, she'll be reliving one of her most haunting memories. When she a...

Bracebridge Hall   Tales of a Traveller   The Alhambra
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Bracebridge Hall Tales of a Traveller The Alhambra


  • Author : Washington Irving
  • Publisher : Library of America
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: Literary Collections
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0940450593


Bracebridge Hall Tales of a Traveller The Alhambra Book Description :

The author oberves with a sharp eye the lives and customs of English, German, and Spanish gentry and villagers...

The Mystery at Dark Cedars

The Mystery at Dark Cedars


  • Author : Edith Lavell
  • Publisher : Jovian Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-19
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781537817774


The Mystery at Dark Cedars Book Description :

Edith Harper Lavell (1892-?) wrote the Mary Louise Gay series (3 books); the first of which is The Mystery of Dark Cedars, based around President Roosevelt's order to prevent the hoarding of gold during the Depression. Lavell authored two more famous series, the Linda Carlton series (5 books), about a girl pilot, and the Girl Scouts series (10 books). Unlike many series authors, Edith Lavell was an actual person, not a house name....

The Orphan House

The Orphan House


  • Author : Ann Bennett
  • Publisher : Bookouture
  • Release Date : 2020-02-28
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781838881559


The Orphan House Book Description :

As she looks at the baby wriggling in her father’s arms, a bolt of recognition goes through her and she takes a step back. And it’s in that moment that she begins to protect her father’s secrets. 1934, Weirfield-on-Thames. Connie Burroughs loves living in the orphanage that her father runs. Exploring its nooks and crannies with her sister, hearing the pounding of a hundred pairs of feet on the wooden stairs, having a father who is doing so much good. But everything changes the day she sees him carrying a newborn baby that he says he found near the broken front gate. A baby she recognises… Present day. Arriving at her father’s beloved cottage beside the river, Sarah Jennings is hoping for peace and quiet, to escape her difficult divorce. But...

The Runaway Sisters

The Runaway Sisters


  • Author : Ann Bennett
  • Publisher : Bookouture
  • Release Date : 2020-09-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781838882334


The Runaway Sisters Book Description :

The story of two sisters fighting to survive in the darkest days of World War Two. A heartbreaking tale of resilience and bravery, about having the courage to sacrifice yourself in order to save the ones you love… Devon, 1940: When fifteen-year-old Daisy is evacuated from her home in London, she knows she must look after her younger sister Peggy. She is the only one who can reassure Peggy that life will go back to normal, holding her close and reading to her from their one battered children’s book. But when the sisters are taken into the countryside, Daisy quickly realises that not everyone at home is on the right side of the war. Forced to work in fields alongside orphan children, she finds herself drawn to a young boy called John, who has tried...

Worcester County

Worcester County


  • Author : Robin Chandler-Miles
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0738582220


Worcester County Book Description :

Worcester County is nestled along the Atlantic Ocean between Delaware and Virginia. Traversed by Capt. John Smith and inhabited by European settlers as early as 1642, Worcester County boasts a rich history and continues to be both a rural paradise and an exciting tourist destination....

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories


  • Author : Washington Irving
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-10-28
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781627935999


The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories Book Description :

In a secluded glen called Sleepy Hollow, Ichabod Crane, an extremely superstitious schoolmaster from Connecticut, competes with Abraham Van Brunt for the hand of 18-year-old Katrina Van Tassel. As Crane leaves a party he attended at the Van Tassel home on an autumn night, he is pursued by the Headless Horseman. The Headless Horseman, is said to be the ghost of a Hessian trooper who had his head shot off by a stray cannonball, and "rides forth to the scene of battle in nightly quest of his head," though the story implies that the Horseman was really Brom in disguise....