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Daniel is desperate for a job. When someone slides a note under his door offering him the groundskeeper’s position at an old estate, it seems too good to be true.

Alarm bells start ringing when he arrives at Craven Manor. The mansion’s front door hangs open, and leaves and cobwebs coat the marble foyer. It’s clear no one has lived there in a long time.

But an envelope waits for him inside the doorway. It contains money and promises more.

Daniel is desperate. Against his better judgement, he moves into the groundskeeper’s cottage behind the crypt. He’s determined to ignore the strange occurrences that plague the estate.

But when a candle flickers to life in the abandoned tower window, Daniel realizes Craven Manor is hiding a terrible secret...one that threatens to bury him with it.

©2017 Darcy Coates (P)2018 Darcy Coates

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Really Enjoyed

I really enjoyed this story. It held my attention throughout. It wasn’t too predictable and had a fun spin on the paranormal. The writing style is a bit simplistic but that’s ok. The narrator did a great job.

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SUCKED BIG TIME.

boring. and infantile. Narration started out good, i thought this would be a good read...but 2 chapters in, I felt like I was reading a childs book. ugh.

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Nope

I usually like her books but I just couldn't with this one. It's pretty predictable where it was going. If that's what you like then you will like it.

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awesome

I really enjoyed this book, as all the author's books this one was really good too. the narrator did an excellent job.

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10+ Star Audio Book

Twist turns, very scary, and amazingly compassionate well written book. A must listen to Ms Coates did it again with an awesome 10+ star Audio Book.

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Great story

Enjoyed this story. Will be looking for more from this author. Great narrator too! Get it!

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Great Read!!!!!

Darcy Coates has done it again. What a great book! From the first page to the last it grabs you and doesn't let go until you finish. The storyline was interesting,intriguing, mesmerizing and mysterious. I love it. Just like all of Darcy Coates books this one did not disappoint. Ever since I read The Ghost Camera I have been hooked on her books. All of them!! Keep them coming Darcy. I can hardly wait for the next awesome book. I highly recommend her books!!!!!

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  • jessiemillar
  • 04-18-18

craven manor review

this book is AMAZING! Just when you think you have figured out the plot, it twist and turns! written and read extremely well - would not recommend for listening to walking home late at night (like i did)😁

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 03-28-18

Brilliant yet again

Love all of Darcy Coates stories this one my favourite so far full of twists and turns.
The narrator was also very good except for Daniels neighbour Mrs kurshner sounded Chinese and not German but that didn't bother me at all in fact I think she was better Chinese lol.

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  • Panagiota
  • 04-13-18

Gripping Story

Loved everything about this book, the story, the narrator the characters. First time in a long while I found it difficult to stop listening.

Great job thank you.