Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Chanctonbury” as Want to Read:
Chanctonbury
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Chanctonbury

by
4.57  ·  Rating Details ·  7 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
An intriguing, fast paced science fiction/fantasy thriller, with twists and turns – a fantastic read!

One autumn day, six people with troubled pasts, meet at the Chanctonbury Ring, a circle of beech trees on top of an Iron Age hill fort on the northern edge of the South Downs. The Devil whom it is believed lurks within the hill, rather than offer them a bowl of soup, takes
...more
Kindle Edition, 560 pages
Published February 24th 2014 by Natasha Murray (first published February 22nd 2014)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Chanctonbury, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Chanctonbury

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-35)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Deba
Jan 23, 2015 Deba rated it really liked it
The author does a wonderful job at incorporating the legends that encircle Chanctonbury, and the tales that are spun on its mound top. Chanctonbury Ring is a hill on the Sussex Downs some 700 feet above sea level. There are many stories and legends concerning ghosts and the devil. Legend has it that the devil had a hand in the formation of Chanctonbury Ring. Each of the characters in this story came to Chanctonbury to find a sense of peace. Each for their own reasons, each with their own ...more
Amy Shannon
Nov 29, 2016 Amy Shannon rated it it was amazing
Absolutely Remarkable

I had never heard of Chanctonbury Ring until I read this story. It's filled with thrilling actions and intrigue. It centers around 6 people who each have their own story and background. This becomes a meeting place, and the chairman is the Devil. I really liked this story as the emotions jumped off the page. The bonding of these characters and what brings them together is what led them to this Hill. "She became aware of something happening in the distance. Her eyes wouldn’t
...more
Thomas Hay
Sep 15, 2014 Thomas Hay rated it really liked it
Fans of the Television show "Under the Dome" will like this story. The author certainly has a vivid and fertile imagination. The main characters are caught up in events of many twists and turns that will keep you guessing. They get to travel back in time with the hope to change their destinies. The author's descriptions of places and events are exceptional. For example: "Traces of past lives in the wooden paneling were trying to claw their way out, desperate for recognition".

If you enjoy myster
...more
Alastair Henry
Aug 27, 2014 Alastair Henry rated it really liked it
“Chanctonbury” is a big story with many exciting twists and turns about the parallel lives of 5 main characters, whose paths innocuously cross one day on a hill, in unexpected circumstances. Thrown together by dark forces, they question the purpose of their lives, and are taken back in time to face a myriad of challenges, which ultimately reshape their lives.

Natasha’s attention to detail will have you believing that her characters were real: so much so in fact that you will be left with a sense
...more
Natasha Murray
Feb 24, 2014 Natasha Murray rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
Sarah
Sarah rated it it was amazing
Nov 18, 2014
Chevroletsg
Chevroletsg rated it it was amazing
Nov 11, 2015
Adriana Ochoa margáin
Adriana Ochoa margáin marked it as to-read
Jun 23, 2014
Bev
Bev marked it as to-read
Jul 20, 2014
Sarah
Sarah marked it as to-read
Aug 02, 2014
Becky
Becky marked it as to-read
Aug 03, 2014
Darlene
Darlene marked it as to-read
Aug 09, 2014
Nicole Van loggenberg
Nicole Van loggenberg is currently reading it
Sep 11, 2014
Audrey Pena
Audrey Pena marked it as to-read
Sep 16, 2014
Judy
Judy marked it as to-read
Sep 16, 2014
Betty Macy
Betty Macy marked it as to-read
Oct 10, 2014
Elsbeth
Elsbeth marked it as to-read
Oct 14, 2014
Kara
Kara marked it as to-read
Oct 16, 2014
Mitebsyco
Mitebsyco marked it as to-read
Oct 21, 2014
Brenda Knight
Brenda Knight marked it as to-read
Oct 30, 2014
Ana Arsave
Ana Arsave marked it as to-read
Dec 16, 2014
Ali
Ali marked it as to-read
Jan 11, 2015
Lourdes Taylor
Lourdes Taylor marked it as to-read
Jan 27, 2015
Carole
Carole marked it as to-read
Feb 08, 2015
Lisa
Lisa marked it as to-read
Feb 24, 2015
Larry
Larry marked it as to-read
Apr 06, 2015
Tia NYGRITS
Tia NYGRITS marked it as to-read
May 08, 2015
Chris
Chris marked it as to-read
Jul 14, 2015
Peggy Geiger
Peggy Geiger marked it as to-read
Aug 19, 2015
Tracie Runnels
Tracie Runnels marked it as to-read
Sep 24, 2015
Yu Lam
Yu Lam marked it as to-read
Oct 04, 2015
Lauren Watts
Lauren Watts marked it as to-read
Nov 25, 2015
Christina
Christina marked it as to-read
Aug 13, 2016
Rhonda L.
Rhonda L. marked it as to-read
Aug 14, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
4879431
Natasha Murray, originally from London, has led a varied life, having worked as a flower stall worker, PA/administrator, full-time mum and artist. She has exhibited and sold many of her paintings. Natasha lives in Horsham, West Sussex.
More about Natasha Murray...

Share This Book



No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »