Almost a year ago I told you about a collection of short stories entitled The Longest Night; Five Curious Tales. These were just the right sort of ghostly tales you need around Christmas and saw some authors I love such as Jenn Ashworth, Alison Moore and Emma Jane Unsworth who collectively self published it and went on spooky nights here there and everywhere telling these tales and discussing ghost stories. 1,016 more words
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I have often said that to write a really good ghost story in a modern setting is almost impossible. However a recent collection of five wintery ghostly tales The Longest Night by a collective compiled of authors Jenn Ashworth, Tom Fletcher, Richard Hirst, Alison Moore and Emma Jane Unsworth seems to have proven me wrong. 717 more words
A collection of five seasonal short stories illustrated by Beth Ward, with an introduction by Stephen Volk.
Christmas and ghost stories are inextricable linked – as if the shadowy corners of our psyches yearn for a dark antidote to the enforced jollity of the ‘festive season’. 837 more words