The Girl at the Window

The Girl at the Window

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 08/08/2019
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The Girl at the Window
Storytelling at it's best!
Darkly atmospheric, this is a ghost story with love at its heart. I'm not usually a fan of historical fiction but I love Rowen Coleman's previous books so ... READ MORE
Chrys - Plymouth

Synopsis

A house full of history is bound to have secrets...Ponden Hall is a centuries-old house on the Yorkshire moors, a magical place full of stories. It's also where Trudy Heaton grew up. And where she ran away from...Now, after the devastating loss of her husband, she is returning home with her young son, Will, who refuses to believe his father is dead.While Trudy tries to do her best for her son, she must also attempt to build bridges with her eccentric mother. And then there is the Hall itself: fallen into disrepair but generations of lives and loves still echo in its shadows, sometimes even reaching out to the present...A hauntingly beautiful story of love and hope, from the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Memory Book and The Summer of Impossible Things________________________________What your favourite authors are saying'A beautiful story...written with such wisdom and kindness' Joanna Cannon'Spellbinding. Part love story, part gothic mystery, it promises to both thrill and delight the reader' Mike Gayle'A completely enthralling read. It has so many layers and they all capture your heart' Katie Fforde'It's so lovely to find an author that you love' Marian Keyes'This book will keep you wide-eyed and awake until dawn. A rare combination of sensitive and gripping' Carole Matthews

  • Publisher: Ebury Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781785032462
  • Number of pages: 464
  • Weight: 312g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 126 x 27 mm

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The Girl at the Window
Masterful Story telling
I received a copy of this book from penguin random House via neutrally in exchange for an honest review. I was riveted from the outset, a wonderful blend o... READ MORE
marie riley
The Girl at the Window
A beautifully haunting tale in the gothic tradition, highly recommended!
WOW! That is my first honest reaction after finishing this novel, apart from immediately wanting to pull out every bookshelf searching for my copies of the... READ MORE
Rachel Bridgeman
The Girl at the Window
A Brilliant Read
The Girl at the Window is a wonderful book about an ancient ancestral home called Ponden Hall,ghosts,the past and the present and ultimately love .Trudy He... READ MORE
Chrissie Mortimer
The Girl at the Window
Unsure
When Trudy husband is declared missing, her and her son travel back to her childhood home of Ponden Hall – a house with its fair share of secrets, history…... READ MORE
KindigBlog
The Girl at the Window
Absolutely beautiful
The Girl at the Window is what I call a wow book. It's simply stunning from the very beginning to the very end, all 440 pages of it. Not a short book, by a... READ MORE
Nicola
The Girl at the Window
Beautiful
Rowan Coleman is a fantastic author and her books never disappoint. The Girl at the Window takes us to Ponden Hall, where Trudy Heaton grew up. Following... READ MORE
MandyDB
The Girl at the Window
Disappointing
I wanted to enjoy this book much more than I did. Ghosts, hauntings and a so, so, predictable ending in my opinion. For those who are Emily Bronte fans the... READ MORE
Milton of Campsie  Annie
The Girl at the Window
Beautiful and rewarding
What can I say, this book has absolutely everything an avid reader could wish for when they pick up a new tome. I knew this book was going to be something ... READ MORE
Julie Morris
The Girl at the Window
An uplifting story of family, love, loss, reconciliation, as well as spine tingling gothic horror.
Rowan Coleman has always been one of my favourite authors, occupying three out of the twenty coveted spaces on my ‘All Time Favourites’ shelf: The Baby Gro... READ MORE
Callie Hill
The Girl at the Window
Creepy & atmospheric
After her husband is missing presumed dead after a plane crash Trudy & her young son return to her childhood home on the Yorkshire moors. Having never got ... READ MORE
Maggie Macdonald
The Girl at the Window
Bewitching
This is a beautiful story, even for someone like me with zero knowledge of the Brontes, it’s almost ethereal in feel and the way time transcends everything... READ MORE
Sarah Goldthorpe
The Girl at the Window
Clever fusion of genres, full of emotion and rich historical atmosphere.
Reading this story is rather like opening a Pandora’s box, there are surprises, light and dark. love and hate, purity and evil, all intertwined into an epi... READ MORE
Jane Hunt
The Girl at the Window
Woven tales of Love and Loss
I have read a few of Rowan Coleman’s novels so automatically bought The Girl at The Window without reading the synopsis or a review. Woven within The Girl... READ MORE
linda lassman
The Girl at the Window
A stunning read
This book is an homage to one of all time favourite authors, Emily Bronte. The setting of Howarth is somewhere I have visited many times, and Rowan Coleman... READ MORE
Juliet Butler