[PDF] ☆ Garden of Satan | BY ↠ Miriam Lynch Claire Vincent

Garden of Satan By Miriam Lynch Claire Vincent,

  • Title: Garden of Satan
  • Author: Miriam Lynch Claire Vincent
  • ISBN: 9780523401690
  • Page: 286
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • The past laid its curse on the presentIt was silly to feel strange about going to Salem, almost two hundred years after the infamous witch trials True, one of Prudence s ancestors had been hanged as a witch but in this enlightened year of 1892 everyone knew that hysteria bred those trials.So when Earnest Holloway offered Prudence Farnsworth a job as his daughter s cThe past laid its curse on the presentIt was silly to feel strange about going to Salem, almost two hundred years after the infamous witch trials True, one of Prudence s ancestors had been hanged as a witch but in this enlightened year of 1892 everyone knew that hysteria bred those trials.So when Earnest Holloway offered Prudence Farnsworth a job as his daughter s companion, she did not think twice about witches, Salem, or anything except getting away before her sister s wedding, for Charlotte was marrying the man Prudence loved And since nobody believed in witches any, the post seemed a heaven sent chance for a new life.Too late Prudence discovered that the Holloways were marked by the taint of evil, that there were some things fiendish than witches, and that the voices in the night could only mean death for her.
    Garden of Satan The past laid its curse on the presentIt was silly to feel strange about going to Salem almost two hundred years after the infamous witch trials True one of Prudence s ancestors had been hanged as a

    One thought on “Garden of Satan”

    1. This isn t really a four star book Even for a pulp, it s very short The drama is hammy, the romance is underdeveloped, the occult rituals aren t original compared to others of this sub genre And yet it s a keeper.Okay, sure This book will never win awards for anything it s the goffick equivalent of Space Mutiny But it s the first pulp gothic I ever read that alone gives sentimental value The plot sucks you in without preamble continues at a breakneck pace There s also an interesting tie in to th [...]

    2. This gothic hits all the right notes young woman, creepy old house, reincarnation, witchcraft, Satanism but it hits them so very slowly The climax is pretty solid, and I tacked on an extra star for that.

    3. Miriam Lynch is usually a good writer, and that was the case with this book, but the subject wasn t a favorite I like stories about the Salem witch trials, but I don t tend to like ones about devil worship, so it didn t really do it for me.I thought there was too much focus on the character s beliefs and not enough on the characters themselves The only character with any development was Prudence, and she was just OK, her over the top love declarations sullied her a bit, and I couldn t understand [...]

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