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The Haunting of Harriet

3.41  ·  Rating Details  ·  51 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
When Liz finds her dream house she discovers she has an inexplicable affinity with it. But when her daughter, Jenny, develops an intense relationship with the enigmatic Harriet, Liz finds her credulity tested to the limit. Harriet, a solitary spinster, believes she has a vital role to play in the life of this talented child; their destinies being linked by more than mere c ...more
ebook, 158 pages
Published May 14th 2014 by Grosvenor House Publishing Limited (first published November 1st 2011)
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Lynda Kelly
Apr 01, 2014 Lynda Kelly rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This story was something a bit different and I enjoyed it. She's a new author to me but one I'll definitely read again based on this one. It only loses one star for me because of silly mistakes I spotted that spoiled it somewhat which was a great shame.
I liked the characters in this, both those in the past and the twenty-first century ones.The parallel stories reminded me a little of Kate Morton's style which I also like.
One of my irritations was (the same as Kate Morton does) is having a book s
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Diana
Jun 05, 2014 Diana rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Crap book with boring writing.
Sharon
Meandering family saga involving a young family and an old home. When Liz and Edward buy their home, they don't realise it comes with its own ghost, Harriet. Harriet appears a benign ghost and it is soon revealed that she doesn't realise that she is in fact a ghost. Events unfold gradually revealing Harriet's back story. The story spans 10 years and involves not just Liz, Edward, their children, Jenny and James, but also a group of their close friends dubbed "the circus".
This was a reasonably e
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Sue
Apr 03, 2015 Sue rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I really enjoyed this book and will most definitely be thirsty for more from Jennifer Button. Admittedly there were some inaccuracies throughout the journey which were confusing but nothing I couldn't look past. The characters were 'real' and I liked being a part of their lives for a little while. This book grabbed me right from the first page and progressed along at a good pace. I was totally absorbed in the story and was sorry to find myself on the last page. Initially I did find the ending a ...more
Sharon
Jun 24, 2014 Sharon rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Review to follow.
Laura Varty
May 17, 2015 Laura Varty rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
At first I found this book quite hard to get into. However I am really pleased I continued to read. really began to enjoy the book.
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