Spider Light Author:Sarah Rayne Following a shattering and exceedingly public personal tragedy, Antonia Weston moved to the sleepy town of Amberwood seeking peace and anonymity. As she struggles to rebuild her life, Antonia finds herself increasingly fascinated by the macabre history surrounding the town. The abandoned watermill, Twygrist, with its brooding darkness, and the n... more »ow-vanished Latchkill Asylum -- where, a hundred years ago, the unfortunate inmates suffered gruesome fates -- both pique her interest. Eventually, however, Antonia's obsession with the linked histories of Twygrist and Latchkill alerts someone from her own past, a person who knows the town’s brooding secrets and who is prepared to use that knowledge in the most horrifying manner.« less
Excellent story mainly set in countryside near Cheshire, England. Spooky old buildings, ghosts with horrific pasts, and darkly premeditated modern murder. Some good plot twists and tying together of events and minor characters. I will be looking for more by this author, Sarah Rayne.