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The Haunting of Briarwych Church

Briar Wych Church, Book 1
By: Amy Cross
Narrated by: Christopher Weeks
Length: 5 hrs and 43 mins
Categories: Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Horror
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Summary

The Haunting of Briarwych Church is a horror story about a dead woman's anger and about a terrible quest for revenge. 

The year is 1942. Britain is in the grip of the Second World War, bringing blackout conditions to much of the country. 

For several years, Briarwych Church has remained locked and unused. Arriving to take up his new position, Father Lionel Loveford's first task is to open the great wooden door and get the church back into use. But something lurks in the shadows. 

A terrible tragedy once took place in Briarwych, and now the locals live in fear of a vengeful spirit that has sometimes been spotted looking out from the church's windows. Although he doesn't believe in ghosts, Father Loveford soon discovers that the entire village of Blackwych lives in a perpetual state of guilt and terror. 

Does the ghost of Judith Prendergast really haunt the church, and, if so, what does she want from the villagers?

©2018 Amy Cross (P)2019 W. F. Howes Ltd
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A Haunting Story!

J loved this story!. Any Cross always writes excellent stories and this is no exception!. After the church has been shut for two years, a new Vicar is sent to get the congregation back into church.Christopher Weeks narrates it so well that the story comes alive!. Highly recommend this book and I shall be reading the next two in this series about Briarwych Church!.

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  • Jimmy
  • 11-06-19

Good Story but

It was a good story but I got this book out of the horror section I was expecting alil more horror than ghost Story. I will get book two but I'll understand I'm not getting a scary horror book but a simple ghost story.

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  • Sheltiebear
  • 24-02-20

Good ghost story, good narration

I liked the era represented and the sentiments of townfolk was believable. Narration was excellent and easy to follow. looking forward to the next in series.

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  • Loyia T. Lopez
  • 28-05-19

Wanted just a little more.

I did enjoy this book. The storyline was gratifying scary, the narration, excellent. My only little complaint is that, I wanted more detail and store with the ending. I will not say more, I will not spoil it for other listeners. However, this was a nice start to this new series and I will continue to the next two books.