Dark Encounters

December 8, 2020
Dark Encounters

"A collection of outstanding ghost stories" from aScottish historian who "tell a beautifully chilling story"(Undiscovered Scotland).Dark Encounters is a collection of classic andelegantly unsettling ghost stories first published in 1963. Aspine-tingling collection, these tales are set in the broodinglandscape of Scotland with an air of historic authenticity—oftenreferring to real events, objects, and people. From a demonic textthat leaves its readers strangled to the murderous specter of afeudal baron, this is a crucial addition to the long anddistinguished canon of Scottish ghost stories.For those who seek out the unnerving, the unknown, and theunexplainable, Dark Encounters is guaranteed to raise thehair on the back of your neck."A really atmospheric book. Best set aside for a cold, darkwinter's evening in front of a roaring log fire!" —WomenTogether"Like most really good ghost stories, there is an element offact or historical myth surrounding it to make the tale that muchmore authentic. The author also has the knack of keeping the readerhanging on his words to try and find out what was the cause of thetale." —Army Rumours