The Invited

The Invited A chilling ghost story with a twist the New York Times best selling author of THE WINTER PEOPLE returns to the woods of Vermont to tell the story of a husband and wife who don t simply move into a ha

  • Title: The Invited
  • Author: Jennifer McMahon
  • ISBN: 0385541384
  • Page: 471
  • Format: Hardcover
  • A chilling ghost story with a twist the New York Times best selling author of THE WINTER PEOPLE, returns to the woods of Vermont to tell the story of a husband and wife who don t simply move into a haunted house, they start building one from scratch, without knowing it, until it s too lateIn a quest for a simpler life, Helen and Nate abandon the comforts of suburbia an A chilling ghost story with a twist the New York Times best selling author of THE WINTER PEOPLE, returns to the woods of Vermont to tell the story of a husband and wife who don t simply move into a haunted house, they start building one from scratch, without knowing it, until it s too lateIn a quest for a simpler life, Helen and Nate abandon the comforts of suburbia and teaching jobs to take up residence on forty four acres of rural land where they will begin the ultimate, aspirational do it yourself project building the house of their dreams When they discover that this charming property has a dark and violent past, Helen, a former history teacher, becomes consumed by the legend of Hattie Breckenridge, a woman who lived and died there a century ago As Helen starts carefully sourcing decorative building materials for her home wooden beams, mantles, historic bricks she starts to unearth, and literally conjure, the tragic lives of Hattie s descendants, three generations of Breckenridge women, each of whom died amidst suspicion, and who seem to still be seeking something precious and elusive in the present day Get A Copy Kindle Store StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksApple BooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryIndigoAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Hardcover, 384 pages Expected publication April 30th 2019 by Doubleday More Details ISBN 0385541384 ISBN13 9780385541381 Other E

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    About “Jennifer McMahon

    • Jennifer McMahon

      I m the author of seven suspense novels, including Promise Not to Telll, The Winter People, and most recently, The Night Sister I live in central Vermont with my partner and daughter, in an old Victorian that some neighbors call The Addams Family house.

    666 thoughts on “The Invited

    • I absolutely loved this multi layered, multi generational ghost story and mystery, steeped in tragedy Jennifer McMahon is masterful ghost storyteller she has gone back to her roots with The Invitation with a straight up ghost story that will scare your socks off I haven t been this spooked by a book since reading Simone St James The Broken Girls which had a similar gothic, haunting vibe And I so appreciated the nod to history geeks such as myself here I have long been a fan of this autho I absol [...]


    • This is a well done work of paranormal fiction I m not usually a big fan of the paranormal, but it works well here because the story is grounded in history and science since Helen is a history teacher and her husband, Nate, is a science teacher After Helen receives a large inheritance, they give up their teaching jobs and buy property in the woods of Vermont, even though the realtor tells them the land is alleged to be haunted.At first, neither of them believes it, but when weird things begin Th [...]


    • My reaction upon hearing news of my approval for this ARC is best summed up as follows Haunted House stories give me life Jazzed to get into this one


    • The Invited was a solid 4 stars The book centers around a married couple, who decide to leave their respective teaching jobs to build a house in rural Vermont While building their dream home, strange things start to happen around Helen and Nate, and they learn that the location is said to be haunted The Invited is a well written, slower paced book that details a horrible family legacy and how it affects those in present day The characters and story are both well developed and I d highly reco The [...]


    • The Invited is my first read by suspense author Jennifer McMahon, and I m intrigued to learn about her after finishing this title Helen and Nate have decided to move out of suburban Connecticut and venture to rural Vermont, in order to create their dream home It ll be a beautiful estate, on over forty acres of land, and they ll begin a farm of their own A simpler life, and they ll be happy together. However, the couple s happiness is deterred once they find out that the land was p [...]



    • Thank you to the publisher for this copy to review If you want a creepy ghost story, this is the perfect book for you guys The story is about a couple building a new home on haunted land Hattie Breckenridge and her descendants had a tragic family history I wanted to know so much about the family that once lived on the land I found this book interesting because I needed to know what was going on It took a while for the story to pick up pace, but once the story gets going it packs a gre Thank you [...]


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