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The House Next Door Audiobook

The House Next Door: A Ghost Story

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Publisher's Summary

I live next to a haunted house.

I began to suspect something was wrong with the gothic building when its family fled in the middle of the night, the children screaming, the mother crying. They never came back to pack up their furniture.

No family stays long. Animals avoid the place. Once, I thought I saw a woman's silhouette pacing through the upstairs room...but that seems impossible; no one was living there at the time.

A new occupant, Anna, has just moved in. I paid her a visit to warn her about the building. I didn't expect us to become friends, but we did. And now that Marwick House is waking up, she's asked me to stay with her.

I never intended to become involved with the building or its vengeful, dead inhabitant. But now I have to save Anna...before it's too late for the both of us.

©2017 Darcy Coates (P)2017 Darcy Coates

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  • holly schader
    02/08/17
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    "Not a fan"

    I really didn't like this narrator. The narrator's voice inflection was that of a robot and was so irritating that it was very hard to finish the book. I think the book would have been way more fun to listen to if someone else had narrated and put some passion into the words.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Pamela K Snook
    30/06/17
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    "kept me entranced."

    loved it kept right on reading I mean listening. unfortunately I really don't like writing reviews.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
  • Randy Holt
    28/06/17
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    "awesome"

    loved this book the author is great and she really captures me into the story

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    Huntsville, AL
    26/09/17
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    "Not so predictable"

    The House Next Door is a good story with enough plot twists that it managed to keep the story surprising and entertaining. If you enjoy thrilling ghost stories involving haunted houses this one doesn't dissappoint. The ghost is great and all of the characters have enough depth to allow you to feel a connection.

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Mixi
    Colorado
    22/09/17
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    "Easy listening"

    Darcy writes easy haunted houses. Everything is always tidy and sweet, wrapped up in a bow.

    If you love cozy mysteries, then you'll love her cozy haunted house stories. Grab a cup of tea, sit and meander through this slightly frightning (but never TOO scary) haunted house.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Anonymous
    21/09/17
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    "A great story!"

    I really enjoyed the story, and the narrator was great, she really brought the characters to life. I wish the story would have been longer though it was really good.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Sandra
    20/09/17
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    "Overall Enjoyable"

    Very enjoyable story with a good performance. I would certainly listen to another of Darcy Coates books again.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Mrs Muir
    12/09/17
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    "Entertaining"

    I found myself drifting a couple of times not paying attention. The narrator was good, the story lacked interest and was full of holes and gaps. It starts off well, but lose its hold halfway through. It's got all the elements, execution was lacking.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Jordan Streeter
    23/08/17
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    "Scary"

    A real nail biter. Unexpected twists. Loved it. I wish I had a house like this.. it would be amazing to explore.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • sfw
    22/08/17
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    "Tried to complete but just became too ridiculous."

    I tried to finish the whole story but finally gave up forcing myself to listen. Story started out ok, fairly interesting but then just dragged on with nonsense. Failed at holding my attention, found myself having to replay certain parts as my mind had wondered off.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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