Have you ever moved to a play that had a dark history behind it? Well, the book Ghosts has that and much more behind it. Catrina and her family move to the coast North California because her little sister is very sick with cystic fibrosis. To make it all worse Cat hates the fact that she has to leave her friends for the a new town called Bahia de la Luna (Bay of the Moon). When the girls explore their new home a neighbor lets them in on a little big secret.
In Ann Hite's suspenseful masterpiece, Ghost on Black Mountain, five women become unknowingly connected by one man, Hobbs Pritchard. The story begins from the point of view of Nellie Pritchard, who gives up everything to move to her husband's home on Black Mountain. She quickly notices that Hobbs is not well liked on the mountain. Through Nellie's interactions and conversations with other characters, including several ghosts, readers uncover the reasons why Hobbs is hated and often avoided by the others on Black Mountain. Through the account of Josie Clay, Nellie's mother, readers are able to learn more about the events of Nellie's childhood, which play a role in her decision to marry Hobbs Pritchard without knowing much about him.
She’s tells her friends, husband and doctor but no one believes her except her friend Sadie. Then one day the visions stop, however they eventually start up again which leads eve to investigate their cause by tracking down the first owners of the house. They too say that they had experience strange visions and events at their former home. All of this leads to a very bloody conclusion in their home, which leaves 6 people dead in cold blood. The movie uses suspense and surprise throughout the film to keep the viewer entertained and anticipating what could possibly happen next.
Alex Cross has met up with his former police partner to investigate in the crime of her dead wife’s murder. Throughout the entire book, Ari loves Max, but in an uncanny way. Ari thinks, “If Max was trapped, if she had no hope of escaping, and if [I] was the only one keeping her alive with food and water – then she’d get used to him, right?” (Patterson 237) Ari has an interesting way of expressing his feelings to her.
But she was too strong for the evil witches. So Muriel told the townsfolk of Augsburg that there’s a witch in a nearby house. So their father hid them in the deep dark forest. Adrianna, their mother, was then burnt and their father hanged.
Possibly even illegal things. The principle and his family would do anything to get to the top even harming, and framing others. Then one day, an old man seemed to become possessed and then died. Through many weeks of spying and skipping class, she found out that the demon would only possess someone if they touched a book with the demon inside, the demon may also transfer to any book. Inevitably, more people started to get hurt and the principle endangering himself by trying to cover them up.
Molly, suffered serious trauma after Tilly was removed from her care and taken away, when Tilly returned, Molly could not remember her daughter, or didn’t want to. That part of her life affected her personality in a way to make her cold and distant until she starts remembering what happened, another great part that the audiences can use to connect with the characters. In “Jasper Jones” the traumatic experience was Jasper finding out that Mad Jack Lionel was his grandfather and that left him wondering and full of questions. Overall the producers of these texts have design all the characters in a way that everyone had a problem or a flaw.
In document C its shows the examination of Bridget Bishop recorded by Samuel Adams. The thing that makes this case significant is that Samuel Adams nine-year-old daughter Betty had accused someone of witchcraft. This meant that if Samuel Adams did not prove that Bridget was a witch, her daughter was lying and was going to be known as a liar for the rest of her life and it would have looked bad on Samuel Adams family. So he was determined to prove her guilty and get her killed for something she didn 't do just to save his family from embarrassment and judgment. In document D it also shows a paragraph written by a historian in the 19th century.
Blue has many events that she gets through on her road of trials. She overcomes her disobeying acts towards her mother, she calms down about the fear of killing Gansey, as well as starts on track of figuring out what her aunt is secretly doing behind her back, but one event really shakes up Blue and her group in particular. The group finds out that their friend Noah is a ghost, and that he was murdered a long time ago. Blue and Gansey come across Noah’s bones and I.D in the forest and immediately confront the rest of the group and Noah as well. Immediately Noah disappears, not allowing them to see him while everyone processes the facts.
When Donny is performing poorly at school, the school contacts his parents to attend a conference to discuss Donny’s behavior. Tyler portrays irony with the character of Donny’s mother, Daisy, as Daisy herself is a former school teacher, so it is ironic that her child is failing at school as she should know better than other parents how best to help her child succeed academically. Daisy tells the principal that they are concerned about Donny, but that “he tells us he doesn’t have any homework or he did it all in study hall. How are we to know what to believe?” (3).
SPECIAL ANNIVERSARY EDITION Contains new material as well as a bonus short story, “Crazed in Christmas City” AND an excerpt of HARES IN THE HEDGEROW, the highly anticipated sequel to RABBITS IN THE GARDEN. Being a teenager is hard enough, but growing up in an asylum could drive anyone crazy. At twelve years old, Avery Norton had everything: a boyfriend who was also her best friend, the entirety of Martha 's Vineyard as her playground, and her very own garden to tend. By thirteen, it was all over. The discovery of a secret crypt in the basement starts the Norton family down many unexpected avenues, including one that leads to Avery 's arrest for murder and her subsequent imprisonment in Taunton State Lunatic Asylum.
Children of Danvers is a first-person survival horror game that takes place in the 1930’s at the infamous Danvers Mental Institution for children. You start out in the year 1901 as a patient named Damian Eriks who has survived several torturous years at the hospital with his sister Mckenna. You experience escaping the asylum but are left with the pain of leaving your sister behind. Several years later, after the abandonment of Danvers, you return in search of your sisters belonging and her file. Though it seems the spirits of Danvers are not too pleased by your
Jeannette Walls’ Memoir, “The Glass Castle”, tells a story of a dysfunctional family who uses magic, fantasy, and life lessons to get through their hectic lives. Jeannette starts off her book with such a story about seeing her mother ramming through garbage in New York City. Jeannette feels a sense of shame about her Mom’s life and begins to reflect on her childhood and how her parents’ choices affected her. If you ask me I would say it was very dramatic, which grabs your attention knowing someone is telling about their own life intrigued me to keep reading.
During the demandings time of the late 1990s, a settlement in Massachusetts called Salem murdered people who they suspected to be witches and wizards. The Salem Witch trials interesting enough began when a group of girls were playing a game. After they finished playing the game, they started to act strangely. When the parents brought in a doctor to check on their children, the healer couldn’t find anything wrong with the girls who were unwell. Many modern theories suggest that they could been suffering from mental illness, child abuse or epilepsy.
Jasmine had grown up in a loving environment, until she had met the love of her life Jeremy Steinke at a rock concert. Shortly after they became involved and Jeremy had introduced Jasmine to the gothic ways. After the Richardson’s finding out about the age difference between Jasmine and Jeremy they were furious and forbid their daughter from seeing him. Jasmine believed Jeremy was the love of her life. She had felt very angry and made a plot to murder her family.