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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, Jul 1, 1990 - Fiction - 352 pages
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The surviving heirs of the Mariell family knew their country home was haunted by an unspoken horror from the past. Now they want David Ash, a skeptical psychic investigator, to prove them wrong and dismiss the chilling sounds of a child's distant laughter.

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Review: Haunted (David Ash #1)

User Review  - Katastrofekat - Goodreads

An okay book, but I had trouble keeping my focus on the story, as I felt I had heard it before and knew where things were going. The ending was a bit to intense and over the top for my liking and even ... Read full review

Review: Haunted (David Ash #1)

User Review  - Warren Stalley - Goodreads

Looking at the reviews of this book and its sequel it seems James Herbert can't win. Some complain the first book is too short while others complain the sequel is too long! So what is the right length ... Read full review

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Horror writer James Herbert was born in London, England on April 8, 1943. Before becoming a full-time writer, he worked as a singer and an art director for an advertising agency. His novels have sold more than forty-two million copies worldwide and have been translated into thirty-three languages, including Russian and Chinese. His stories are simple, yet compelling and usually have a young, jaded man as the hero. Besides writing his novels, he also designs the book covers and handles the publicity. He currently lives in London, England with his wife and children.

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