Christopher Ransom - Author

About the Author

Christopher Ransom was born and went to university in Colorado, but moved to New York and then LA with his wife to pursue various careers such as selling ads for media magazines and screenwriting. They then bought a 140-year-old birthing house in Wisconsin, where he wrote this, his first novel.

Featured books by Christopher Ransom

Beneath the Lake

Beneath the Lake

Author: Christopher Ransom Format: Paperback Release Date: 24/03/2016

Thirty Years Ago On a camping trip by a remote lake, the Mercer family enjoyed the vacation of a lifetime - until a violent tragedy forced them to make a decision that would haunt them for ever. This Summer When the younger Mercers learn their father is dying, the family reunites at the lake, seeking a second chance to put their lives back together. But something is waiting ...Four Days of Hell. Also arriving at the lake are estranged son Raymond Mercer and an alluring stranger, Megan, both ignorant of the family's secrets. Within hours, they are all trapped in a relentless nightmare and fighting for their lives.

Other books by Christopher Ransom

Beneath the Lake

Beneath the Lake

Author: Christopher Ransom Format: Paperback Release Date: 24/03/2016

Thirty Years Ago On a camping trip by a remote lake, the Mercer family enjoyed the vacation of a lifetime - until a violent tragedy forced them to make a decision that would haunt them for ever. This Summer When the younger Mercers learn their father is dying, the family reunites at the lake, seeking a second chance to put their lives back together. But something is waiting ...Four Days of Hell. Also arriving at the lake are estranged son Raymond Mercer and an alluring stranger, Megan, both ignorant of the family's secrets. Within hours, they are all trapped in a relentless nightmare and fighting for their lives.

Ewig bose

Ewig bose

Author: Christopher Ransom Format: eBook Release Date: 24/03/2016

Eine Frau wird uberfahren, vom Fahrer fehlt jedoch jede Spur. James, der Ehemann der toten Stacey Hastings, ertrankt seine Trauer und Schuldgefuhle in Alkohol. Bis eines Tages Annette in sein Leben tritt, eine schone Fremde mit dunkler Vergangenheit. Doch mit Annette kehrt auch Staceys Geist zurck: ihre Stimme am Telefon, ihre Schuhe im Haus, noch feucht von Erde und Regen. Und dann beginnt Annette Dinge zu sagen, die einst Stacey sagte, geheime Formeln, die sonst niemand kennt James findet sich bald in einem wahren Alptraum aus Gewalt und Psychoterror. Wird es ihm gelingen, sich daraus zu befreien, oder werden die Geister der Vergangenheit ihn mit sich in die Tiefe reien?

Ewig bose

Ewig bose

Author: Christopher Ransom Format: eBook Release Date: 24/03/2016

Eine Frau wird uberfahren, vom Fahrer fehlt jedoch jede Spur. James, der Ehemann der toten Stacey Hastings, ertrankt seine Trauer und Schuldgefuhle in Alkohol. Bis eines Tages Annette in sein Leben tritt, eine schone Fremde mit dunkler Vergangenheit. Doch mit Annette kehrt auch Staceys Geist zurck: ihre Stimme am Telefon, ihre Schuhe im Haus, noch feucht von Erde und Regen. Und dann beginnt Annette Dinge zu sagen, die einst Stacey sagte, geheime Formeln, die sonst niemand kennt James findet sich bald in einem wahren Alptraum aus Gewalt und Psychoterror. Wird es ihm gelingen, sich daraus zu befreien, oder werden die Geister der Vergangenheit ihn mit sich in die Tiefe reien?

The Orphan

The Orphan

Author: Christopher Ransom Format: Paperback Release Date: 15/08/2013

The truth is more terrifying than you can imagine. Darren and Beth Lynwood always dreamed of having a son, but when young amnesiac runaway Adam enters their lives, he brings with him a creeping darkness that threatens to engulf their family and everyone around them. When Adam's memories claw their way to the surface, Darren finds himself haunted by thoughts of his own childhood - and of a boy very much like Adam who was done an unspeakable wrong. As buried secrets are unearthed, the Lynwood's happy home becomes the hunting ground for a relentless evil and an obsession that will not die. There's no point locking the door. There's no use shutting out the night. Because the orphan is already inside. Dare you read to the end of The Orphan? Discover the chilling new novel from the author of The Birthing House and The People Next Door.

The Fading

The Fading

Author: Christopher Ransom Format: Paperback Release Date: 21/06/2012

WHAT WOULD YOU DO IF YOU COULD BECOME INVISIBLE?A GIFTSince childhood, Noel Shaker has been able to disappear, without warning or explanation.A CURSEBut his gift leaves Noel alone and afraid - and the more he tries to control it, the nearer he comes to madness.A DISCOVERYWhen Noel learns that some people can see him - and that his power has unleashed an otherworldly evil - he must discover the source of his 'fading'. But the truth is dark and dangerous - an unpredictable, shocking twist unlike any you have ever read.You are holding in your hands the scariest novel of the year. From the internationally bestselling author of The People Next Door comes a story worthy of Stephen King - a story of terror like you've never seen.

The People Next Door

The People Next Door

Author: Christopher Ransom Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/07/2011

A PERFECT FAMILY Mick and Amy Nash are an ordinary couple leading ordinary lives. And then, into the house next door move the Renders - beautiful, charming, perfect . . . and not at all what they pretend to be. AN EVIL SECRET Too late Mick learns that something is deeply, darkly wrong with the neighbours. Who are these people? Where did they come from? And what are they hiding in the basement? A SHOCKING TWIST ENDING As death and darkness descend on the neighbourhood, only Mick can save his family and expose the horrifying truth about the people next door - a secret already hailed as the most electrifying twist ending in years.

The Haunting Of James Hastings

The Haunting Of James Hastings

Author: Christopher Ransom Format: Paperback Release Date: 08/07/2010

James Hastings' wife is dead - her life snuffed out in a horrific accident that leaves her husband shattered. Dizzy with grief and guilt, James withdraws into his sprawling mansion, losing himself in liquor . . . and memories of Stacey. Until the day two women enter his life. One is Annette, a gorgeous stranger with a dark past. The other is not a stranger, and her past is all too familiar. First her voice echoes through the phone lines, and from behind the ballroom doors . . . Then her shoes reappear, streaked with mud and grime, as though unearthed from the grave . . . And soon Annette begins saying things only Stacey could know, enveloping James in a spiral of terror and violence that threatens to destroy his home, his sanity, and his soul. For death is only the beginning of his nightmare. And the haunting of James Hastings might just be the end of him.

Birthing House

Birthing House

Author: Christopher Ransom Format: eBook Release Date: 04/08/2009

A psychological thriller with supernatural overtones, The Birthing House is a tale of one man's descent into madness, where fantasy and nightmare share the same bed. In this brilliantly crafted ghost story, a young couple, Conrad and Joanna Harrison, attempt to save their marriage by starting anew in a rural turn-of-the-century former birthing house. One day, when Jo is away at work, the former owner bequeaths a photo album that "e;belongs to the house."e; Thumbing through the antique photos of miserable midwives and pregnant girls in their nineteenth-century dresses, Conrad is chilled to the bone when he sees his own wife staring back at him with rage. The Birthing House is a story of possession, sexual obsession, and ultimately murder, as a centuries-old crime is reenacted in the present with devastating consequences.

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