Adam, a young alcoholic, slowly descends into madness while dealing with the psychological scars of childhood trauma which are reawakened when his son and wife die in a car accident that he feels he is responsible for. After a failed suicide attempt, and more group meetings that he can mention. Adam hears a rumor of a Haunted Island off the Coast of Maine, where “if someone wants it bad enough” they could be reunited with a lost loved one. In his desperate attempt to connect with the ghost of his four-and-a half year old son, he decides to go there, to Dagger Island, desperate to apologize to, or be condemned by, his young son. Adam is not sure what he deserves or even which of these he wants more. While staying in a crumbling old boarding house, he becomes involved with a beautiful and manipulative ghost who has spent 60 years tormenting the now elderly man who was her lover, and ultimately her murderer. The three of them create a “Menage-a-Guilt” as they all come to terms with what it is that ties them so emotionally to their memories and their very “existence”.Beautiful, Frightening, and Silent is a poetic fever dream of grief, love, and the terrifying ways that obsession can change who we are.
Beautiful, Frightening, and Silent is a fast-paced, thrilling, and shocking tale that will take its readers on an entertaining, haunting journey that will thrill and excite readers for hours on end. The story is an entertaining one that will enthrall, captivate and excite its readers from the very start and this is thanks to the well-accomplished author, Jennifer Anne Gordon who from the start hooks her readers and keeps them captivated to the very end. Already I have to recommend Beautiful, Frightening, and Silent to readers that love occult and horror and even thriller novel! But if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more about this captivating story!
Beautiful, Frightening, and Silent is a thrilling, shocking, and poignant occult read that will take its readers on a journey like no other. The reader in Beautiful, Frightening, and Silent will meet the protagonist of the novel, Adam. Adam’s life has been turned upside down when his wife and four-year-old son die in a car accident (which he feels responsible for) and it takes him into depression and alcoholism and opens up the scars of his past. Adam needs closure or to be condemned and he hears of a haunted Island off the coast of Maine which may help him. He hears that if you want to be reunited with a loved one, it is possible to on this island. And so Adam embarks on a journey there and what happens there will shock and thrill you from the start and take you on many twists and turns! And this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible Beautiful, Frightening, and Silent!
The story of Beautiful, Frightening, and Silent is one that is full of adventure and suspense. All of these themes are perfectly weaved together into one of the most entertaining stories I have ever read, and this is thanks to the phenomenal author Jennifer Anne Gordon who from beginning to end thrills me with her in-depth and compelling literature as well as the phenomenal twists and turns!
Jennifer Anne Gordon is a newly discovered author of mine and Beautiful, Frightening, and Silent has astounded me and I wish so much that I had found it sooner! I wish I had because Beautiful, Frightening, and Silent has fast become one of my favorite occult novels thanks to the unique and poignant nature. Jennifer Anne Gordon indeed is a talented wordsmith, and that is why I have to implore you lovely readers to get lost in her work as her combination of occult themes and poignancy is incredible and will have readers thinking of the events in the book for days afterward… I know I did!
Jennifer Anne Gordon is an exceptional author, and in her book Beautiful, Frightening, and Silent, she knows how to flawlessly transport her readers into the story as well as to the places the reader is taken to. The descriptions courtesy of Gordon too are phenomenal and they will correctly paint a picture of the places the reader travels to in the reader’s mind which in turn keeps the reader captivated!
Overall Beautiful, Frightening, and Silent is a magnificent, sensational and entertaining book that will easily entertain its readers and captivate them to read for many hours so I, of course, have to award this incredible book five stars! Be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers; you will not regret it!
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