The Mist in the Mirror
This is a classic ghost story by the author of the acclaimed bestseller "The Woman in Black". An inveterate traveller, Sir James Monmouth has spent most of his life abroad. He arrives in England on a dark and rainy night with the intention of discovering more, not only about himself but his obsession with Conrad Vane, an explorer. Warned against following his trail, Sir James experiences some extraordinary happenings - who is the mysterious, sad little boy, and the old woman behind the curtain? And why is it that only he hears the chilling scream and the desperate sobbbing?
A beautiful gift edition hardback of a classic ghost story, by the author of the The Woman in Black
Susan Hill's novels and short stories have won the Whitbread, Somerset Maugham and John Lewellyn Rhys awards and been shortlisted for the Booker Prize. She is the author of over fifty books, including a series of crime novels featuring the detective Simon Serrailler and the ghost stories The Small Hand and The Woman in Black, which has been running as a play in the West End since 1989, and has recently also been made into a major film starring Daniel Radcliffe. She lives in the Cotswolds. [www.susan-hill.com]