The Haunting of Charity Delafield PDF/EPUB Þ of

The Haunting of Charity Delafield PDF/EPUB Þ of Flame haired Charity Delafield has grown up in a vast, isolated house most of which she is forbidden to explore with her fiercely strict father With only her kindly nurse, Rose, and her cat Mr Tompkins for company, she knows very little of the outside world or of her own family s shadowy past What she does know is that she is NEVER to go outside unsupervised And she is NEVER to over excite herself, because of the mysterious condition that she has been told she suffers fromBut Charity has a secret All her life, she has had the same strange dream a dream of a dark corridor, hidden somewhere in the house Then, one day, Charity stumbles across the corridor It leads to a door and suddenly she realises things are not quite what they seem

10 thoughts on “The Haunting of Charity Delafield

  1. SJH (A Dream of Books) SJH (A Dream of Books) says:

    The Haunting of Charity Delafield is a charming little book which would make the perfect Christmas present, with its gorgeous gold edged cover and pocket size just right for slipping into someone s Christmas stocking Although aimed at a slightly younger audience, the story is so exquisite that I think older readers will

  2. Kirsty Kirsty says:

    Borrowed from the library after finding positive reviews on my Goodreads feed It was rather a quick read, but the entirety was well paced, and the writing quite elegant at times Beck moves his tale along nicely, and creates a cast of believable characters which any child or adult, let s face it is sure to be captivated by It put

  3. Daiana Daiana says:

    Beautiful cover Story awkwardly stitched, common place narrative and awkward dialogues.

  4. Katejay Katejay says:

    Read this book in 2016, I want to reread it

  5. Book Ichor Book Ichor says:

    Review at Beck has written for everything from magazines to children s books, and also illustrated many well loved books as well as other interesting projects such as the National Theatre production programme for Philip Pullman s His Dark Materials theatre adaptation and the 10th anniversary edition books Ian Beck is a man who knows not just how to write,

  6. Philyra Philyra says:

    Filled with mystery, adventure, and magic, this book is one of my favorites Here s an approximate summary until about the middle The book is about a 12 almost 13 year old girl named Charity Delafield She lives an enclosed life in her father s mansion, Stone Green Hall Her mother, Ariella Delafield, died in childbirth, or so she believes Charity has a maid named Ros

  7. Kirsty Kirsty says:

    The Haunting of Charity Delafield is a beautiful book with fairytale like qualities which make is a completely charming read right from the first word through to the very last I enjoyed it thoroughly.From the very outset you fall straight in love with Charity as a character who is essentially a very lonely little girl having spent her entire life living within the confines

  8. Emma (BelleBooks) Emma (BelleBooks) says:

    I was very kindly given this book to read as part of a blog tour a while ago It took me a while to get around to reading the book, and to be honest I knew it was aimed toyounger readers so I wasn t expecting much from it Though I was pleasantly surprised when I finished it.The book follows Charity, who has spent all of her young life locked away at home She has never been outside of

  9. Sophie Sophie says:

    I chose to read The Haunting Of Charity Delafield because it was in a goodie bag at the Writers Festival 2015, so I read the back and it seemed interesting enough to make me want to read it I really enjoyed this book and found it hooked me in because of the many magical whimsical ideas the author had, and it was a mystery book written in such a way that I couldn t put it down instead I had t

  10. Luna Luna says:

    I so very much needed this book I was stuck in the middle of a reading slump and along came Charity Delafield turning the world that little bit brighter.The Haunting of Charity Delafield leaves you with a warm fuzzy feeling, it s beautifully written and the story comes alive as you read it in a way only the best stories do.Charity is about to turn 13, she s never met from outside the household and he

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