Haunted Lily: The Nightmare Ball

Haunted Lily: The Nightmare Ball

Title:Haunted Lily: The Nightmare Ball
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780595487677
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:324 pages

Reality is shattered for British filmmaker, Darby McGregor, when his beautiful fiancee is tragically killed on their wedding day. After a dark time of mourning, Darby is tormented by a horrifying phantom bride in the eighteenth-century church he recently renovated. Is this the spirit of his beloved fiancee or something more sinister? Darby's sanity is in question, when fate steps in. Her name is Lily, an enchanted young woman, who vibrantly shines through the darkness like a beacon of light for lost souls. Lily has been surrounded by the dearly departed since she was born, and has the gift/curse to penetrate the shadowy veil separating the living and the dead. Feeling an immediate connection, Lily agrees to be the subject of Darby's new documentary. However, Darby and his unsuspecting crew are not prepared for this chilling journey through the "spirit world."

As they spend time together, their bond grows. And when Darby learns of Lily's tragic upbringing and dealings with dangerous apparitions; he wants nothing more than to protect her. But it turns out he is the one in need of protection, when Lily's horrifying childhood nemesis returns from the afterworld to claim her. Ghosts, thrills, and chills drive the action in "Haunted Lily," a tale sure to scare."


    Haunted Lily: The Nightmare Ball Reviews

  • Matt

    This book is genuinely scary…the kind of book that still stays in your mind after you've turned over the final page. Haunted Lily is, quite simply, the best debut horror novel in a very long time. I...

  • Rope

    I thoroughly enjoyed this debut novel which will hopefully be followed by a long career of great horror reads. I had been searching for a good ghost story type book for Halloween and this little gem w...

  • Gwennie

    Haunted Lily is such an amazing story with a creepy plot, and memorable characters, especially the ghosties. Once I started reading it, I literally could not put it down. It was that sooo good! I love...

  • Fiona

    What a great read - I loved this book a realy different premise and execution of a book...A really good story and people you want to meet..Sidney got the bits about London right and it makes me want t...

  • Jim

    A very good horror novel & I'm not a big fan of horror. This was well done. The story was lean & carried me forward every step of the way - I know no higher praise.The start was a little confusing, bu...

  • Jason

    IN a short summary this book was addicting. It's not everyday that you read a book and are pulled to feel for a character(s). *SPOILER*It wasn't until the end of the book that I remembered the young g...

  • Stephanie  Harchar

    I am still trying to piece it all together. I loved it. It had every element that I loved in all my favorite horror stories over the years. And yes that evil clown that I hate even before I knew was t...

  • Werner

    I finished this book today. Before I rate or review it, though, I want to compare this edition with the new one, since the latter has some changes!Oct. 27, 2009:Ultimately, the task of comparing the e...

  • Wicked Lil Pixie (Natasha)

    Lily was born with an ability few have, she can communicate with ghosts. When she was a child, Lily’s mother called her evil & tried to kill her, but Lily survived. On the day of his wedding, Darby...

  • Frances O'Flynn

    I recently finished this fabulous, scary, funny book, Haunted Lily! I bought it because I thought the cover was so striking…and the book turned out to be a simply great Book!Lily Dufrene is one of m...