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Valancourt Books (valancourt_books) | 253 comments Now available: An atmospheric, haunting ghost story, CAST A COLD EYE (1984) is a slow burn horror novel that will keep readers in suspense until its chilling conclusion. ​


Cast a Cold Eye (1984) by Alan Ryan

Book Description

Jack Quinlan, an American writer, travels to a small village in the remote western part of Ireland to research a book on the Irish Famine. The quiet, picturesque village seems just the place to spend a few months writing, but beneath its placid exterior lurk dark secrets. Why do the locals behave so strangely? What is Father Henning, the enigmatic parish priest, hiding? And what is the meaning of the strange ritual Jack observes in the cemetery? The search for answers will lead him to the terrifying discovery that the ghosts of the past linger on in the present, and they cry out for blood ...

Paperback and ebook available in the US and CA.

Website | Amazon US

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Robert Mingee (robertmingee) | 776 comments What a great book - kudos to Valancourt for making it readily available again!

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Jon Recluse | 12043 comments Mod
Reading this now.
Loving it.

Valancourt Books (valancourt_books) | 253 comments Thanks, Robert!

Enjoy, Mr. Recluse! :)

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Kimberly (kimberly_3238) | 5726 comments Mod
Valancourt Books wrote: "Thanks, Robert!

Enjoy, Mr. Recluse! :)"

Reading tonight--and ordered a paperback copy, too!

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Char  | 13702 comments Mod
I plan on starting this evening as well. Woot!

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Kimberly (kimberly_3238) | 5726 comments Mod
Charlene wrote: "I plan on starting this evening as well. Woot!"


Valancourt Books (valancourt_books) | 253 comments Let me know what you think!!

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Daniel Barnett | 184 comments This looks pretty great. The setting sounds like it would be right up my alley.

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Char  | 13702 comments Mod
I'm digging it so far. :)

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