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The Stranger Diaries

The Stranger Diaries A dark story has been brought to terrifying life Can the ending be rewritten in time A gripping contemporary Gothic thriller from the bestselling author of the Dr Ruth Galloway mysteries Wilkie Collin

  • Title: The Stranger Diaries
  • Author: Elly Griffiths
  • ISBN: 07743
  • Page: 185
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • A dark story has been brought to terrifying life Can the ending be rewritten in time A gripping contemporary Gothic thriller from the bestselling author of the Dr Ruth Galloway mysteries Wilkie Collins and MR James meet Gone Girl and Disclaimer.Clare Cassidy is no stranger to murder As a literature teacher specialising in the Gothic writer RM Holland, she teaches a shor A dark story has been brought to terrifying life Can the ending be rewritten in time A gripping contemporary Gothic thriller from the bestselling author of the Dr Ruth Galloway mysteries Wilkie Collins and MR James meet Gone Girl and Disclaimer.Clare Cassidy is no stranger to murder As a literature teacher specialising in the Gothic writer RM Holland, she teaches a short course on it every year Then Clare s life and work collide tragically when one of her colleagues is found dead, a line from an RM Holland story by her body The investigating police detective is convinced the writer s works somehow hold the key to the case.Not knowing who to trust, and afraid that the killer is someone she knows, Clare confides her darkest suspicions and fears about the case to her journal Then one day she notices some other writing in the diary Writing that isn t hers Get A Copy Kindle Store Online StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Kindle Edition, 416 pages Published November 1st 2018 by Quercus More Details Original Title The Stranger Diaries ASIN B077XH4CQ3 Characters Clare Cassidy, Harbinder Kaur, Georgia Newton Other Editions 8 All Editions Add a New Edition Combine Less Detail edit details Friend Reviews To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up Reader QA To as

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    1. Elly Griffiths

      Elly Griffiths Ruth Galloway novels take for their inspiration Elly s husband, who gave up a city job to train as an archaeologist, and her aunt who lives on the Norfolk coast and who filled her niece s head with the myths and legends of that area Elly has two children and lives near Brighton Though not her first novel, The Crossing Places is her first crime novel.

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    1. Elly Griffiths writes the perfect October read with this contemporary take on the Victorian Gothic novel set on the Sussex coast Attractive Clare Cassidy is a divorced English teacher with a 15 year old daughter, Georgia, teaching at local comprehensive school, Talgarth High, where there is a building that Roland Montgomery Holland, a reclusive Victorian writer lived, a man famous for a short story titled The Stranger Clare is writing a biography of RM Holland and is interested in the death of E [...]


    2. The Stranger Diaries has the elements of a police procedural, gothic mystery, and possibly a haunting Yes Yes Yes Clare Cassidy is a well respected English teacher Divorced, she lives with her daughter, Georgie, and her adorable pup, Herbert I love Herbert Her best friend and fellow English teacher, Ella, has been discovered murdered and covered in stab wounds A note lay beside her reading Hell is Empty A book within a book Clare teaches a class on R.M Holland s horror nov The Stranger Diaries h [...]


    3. An absorbing and unsettling contemporary thriller that mirrors a gothic tale Some elements I loved 1 There is a gothic Victorian book placed inside the main story oohbook inside a book 2 Several points of view 3 The mixture of modern and old school 4 Police procedural mixed with the creepiness of the setting 5 A quirky female detective with a sharp eye for inconsistencies She was my fave 6 The setting of a haunted school.If your craving something a little different from you An absorbing and unse [...]


    4. Heavy draperied rooms, long winding staircases, and imposing carved wooden doors lend themselves to a Victorian Gothic panoramic view Elly Griffiths sets this treasure box of a story within the walls of Talgarth Academy in Sussex There s an array of buildings that stretch across the campus including the Old Building that houses the original effects of the writer, R.M Holland Holland lived there with his wife, Alice, and an elusive daughter, Mariana According to legend, no one knows what hap Heav [...]


    5. Clare Cassidy, divorcee with 15 year old daughter Georgia, had moved from London to West Sussex, having accepted a position teaching English at Talgarth High School Clare and Georgia now reside in an isolated house near an abandoned factory Clare maintains a diary reflecting her innermost thoughts Additionally, she shares her feelings with rescue dog, Herbert After all, a dog will not judge his owner Clare is thrilled that author R.M Holland, the writer of a gothic ghost story called The Clare C [...]


    6. Although I was interested in the description of this novel, I was, initially, a little wary I had tried Elly Griffiths popular Ruth Galloway series, and stalled with it However, I am glad that I gave this a try, as I absolutely loved it and it has made me determined to go back and give Ruth Galloway another try.This is a clever, literary mystery, with an excellent cast of characters Clare Cassidy is a divorced English teacher, living with teenage daughter, Georgie and working at Talgarth High Al [...]


    7. The perfect blend of gothic horror, psychological suspense, and police procedural If you ll permit me, said the Stranger, I d like to tell you a story As much as I love spooky old houses with a dark history, and possible ghosts sightings, a thought to be haunted house turned into a secondary school had me even excited The Old Building of Talgarth High, was once home to Victorian Horror writer R.M Holland, best remembered for his horror themed, scary short story, The Stra [...]


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