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Berkley Publishing Group, 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)

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Started this before actually getting into Ash. What an introduction to David Ash! A proper good old ghost story with all of Mr Herbert's talent to bring it alive. Brilliant! Read full review

Review: Haunted (David Ash #1)

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Quite short, but good. One of your basic haunted house/ cynical investigator stories. Gotta love James Herbert, he does creepy so well. I had read this before as a teenager but I couldn't for the life ... 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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