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Susan Hill, English author

born:
February 5, 1942 in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England

known for these books (among others):
The Woman in Black, The Mist in the Mirror, a series of crime novels featuring detective Simon Serrailler… 85 more words

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Reading Wrap-Up {4} - 2 Gothics from the 1980s

Reading Wrap-Up is an occasional post where I share a few quick thoughts on books not received for review. I borrowed these two Gothic classics from the library: 217 more words

Reviews

The Woman In Black (Susan Hill)

Susan Hill’s 1983 novel will rank alongside Henry James’s “The Turn Of The Screw” and Shirley Jackson’s “The Haunting of Hill House” as a truly great supernatural tale (the fact that there are so few exceptional ones out of the many mediocre shows what a hard genre this is to master). 414 more words

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Book Review: Irish Twins by Susan Hill

Irish Twins by Susan Hill
Long Barn Books (ebook), 2014
27 Pages

Author Website

Amazon (UK)

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WHAT IT’S ABOUT

Born within the same twelve months, Mary and Fern Piper are ‘Irish twins’ as their mother proudly declares. 167 more words

Fiction

Book Review: Crystal by Susan Hill

Crystal by Susan Hill
Long Barn Books (ebook), 2012
20 Pages

Author Website

Amazon (UK)

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WHAT IT’S ABOUT

A young Irishman, the only son of six children, is steered by his mother into the seminary and then the priesthood, only to discover that he has made the wrong choice in life. 135 more words

Fiction

Book Review: Hunger by Susan Hill

Hunger by Susan Hill
Long Barn Books (ebook), 2013
33 Pages

Author Website

Amazon (UK)

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WHAT IT’S ABOUT

When Adrian and Paula move to a cottage in the countryside, they don’t know what to expect. 251 more words

Fiction

Forbidden Tomes: THE WOMAN IN BLACK by SUSAN HILL

Around this time of year, everyone loves a good ghost story. Most of them are suitable for some momentary shivers, perhaps a glance over the shoulder, and a hearty (albeit nervous) laughter at the supernatural. 388 more words

Horror