Gilly Ramsey's lonely childhood were brightened only by visits to his godmother, Geillis. When she died, suddenly, the grownup Gilly inherited her cottage, Thornyhold. But nothing about his godmother prepared him for the strange and sinister life that awaited him there.... From the Paperback edition.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - wealhtheowwylfing - LibraryThing
Gilly has a lonely childhood in the north of England between the two WWs, and foresees a long, lonely adulthood for herself. But then her father dies, and her godmother Geillis leaves her a house and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SueinCyprus - LibraryThing
Geillis moves to Thornyhold, a secluded house that belonged to her mysterious cousin. There the locals wonder if she might be a witch. There's a fair amount of suspense in this well-written book. A pleasant light read. Read full review