The Coffin Path

The Coffin Path

The Coffin Path is an eerie and compelling seventeenth-century ghost story set on the dark wilds of the Yorkshire moors. For fans of Michelle Paver and Sarah Waters, this gothic tale will weave its way into your imagination and chill you to the bone. Maybe you've heard tales about Scarcross Hall, the house on the old coffin path that winds from village to moor top. They say The Coffin Path is an eerie and compelling seventeenth-century ghost story set on the dark wilds of the Yorkshire moo...

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Title:The Coffin Path
Author:Katherine Clements
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Genres:Historical
ISBN:1472204271
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:384 pages pages

The Coffin Path Reviews

  • michelle
    Nov 27, 2017

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

  • Helen
    Feb 10, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

    Firstly I loved the reading voice in my head for this novel.. and I think that owes a lot to the author Katherine Clements. It is a beautifully written tale. Mercy Booth feels that someone is watching as she rushes back to her house after birthing the first lamb of the season, un...

    Have you ever read a book you never want to end. Well this is one of those. It grips you like a vice which won't let go.It is a beautifully written tale encapsulating the bleakness, beauty and cruelty of the Yorkshire moors. Reminiscent of Wuthering Heights but with a far more menacing...

    I don't know what to think about this book. On the cover it says, 'spine tingling', but I was at the end of the novel and nothing had tingled. It felt a bit flat and I didn't like the ending at all. I'm sure there are people who loved it, so I'll leave the reviewing to someone who ca...

    This was one of my most ancipated new releases of 2018 and I'm sorry to say that I was quite disappointed. On paper it sounded like the perfect book for me. A gothic ghost story set in Yorkshire in the late 17th century? Sign me up! Oh how I wish it had lived up to my expectations. ...

    The lamb scene. Eww. I can't deal. ...

    As we are still in the winter months The Coffin Path by Katherine Clements is just the perfect ghost story for those chilly dark evenings set in the 17th century among the bleak and dark Yorkshire moors. The year is 1674 and the focus is an isolated Manor House and farm on the mist...

    I received a copy of this book in return for an honest review via Netgalley. This story gave me the creeps from the very start, a chill down my spine, and the hairs on the back of my neck stand up. Let me tell you, very few books spook me as this one did. The story begins on a bl...

    I opened The Coffin Path by Katherine Clements anxious and excited, and I was not disappointed. Published yesterday, this novel is eerie and dark, relying on gradual tension building. As the reader, you must commit yourself to reading this book and choosing which characters to trust al...

    First of all, thank you so much to Headline publishers and Caitlin Raynor for allowing me to read a copy of this eerie, fascinating novel, set on the Yorkshire moors in the seventeenth century via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. I love a good ghost story but haven't read on...

    Yorkshire - 1674. Little Bo-Peep has found her sheep - and they have been torn to pieces on the dark Yorkshire moors! The Coffin Path opens arm-deep in blood, and there is yet an ocean of it to cross before the end. That, however, is not the scary part of this supernatural horror st...

    This is Katherine Clements? third novel set in 17th century England, but it has a different feel from the previous two. Rather than being a straight historical novel like The Crimson Ribbon and The Silvered Heart, The Coffin Path is a ghost story with a lonely rural setting and this ...

  • Blair
    Jul 27, 2017

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

  • Teresa
    Mar 16, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

    Firstly I loved the reading voice in my head for this novel.. and I think that owes a lot to the author Katherine Clements. It is a beautifully written tale. Mercy Booth feels that someone is watching as she rushes back to her house after birthing the first lamb of the season, un...

    Have you ever read a book you never want to end. Well this is one of those. It grips you like a vice which won't let go.It is a beautifully written tale encapsulating the bleakness, beauty and cruelty of the Yorkshire moors. Reminiscent of Wuthering Heights but with a far more menacing...

    I don't know what to think about this book. On the cover it says, 'spine tingling', but I was at the end of the novel and nothing had tingled. It felt a bit flat and I didn't like the ending at all. I'm sure there are people who loved it, so I'll leave the reviewing to someone who ca...

  • Jo
    Mar 03, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

  • Blodeuedd Finland
    Feb 06, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

  • Helen
    Apr 15, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

  • Sally Boocock
    Feb 05, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

    Firstly I loved the reading voice in my head for this novel.. and I think that owes a lot to the author Katherine Clements. It is a beautifully written tale. Mercy Booth feels that someone is watching as she rushes back to her house after birthing the first lamb of the season, un...

    Have you ever read a book you never want to end. Well this is one of those. It grips you like a vice which won't let go.It is a beautifully written tale encapsulating the bleakness, beauty and cruelty of the Yorkshire moors. Reminiscent of Wuthering Heights but with a far more menacing...

  • Victoria Farrow
    Feb 21, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

  • Kirsty
    Jan 06, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

    Firstly I loved the reading voice in my head for this novel.. and I think that owes a lot to the author Katherine Clements. It is a beautifully written tale. Mercy Booth feels that someone is watching as she rushes back to her house after birthing the first lamb of the season, un...

    Have you ever read a book you never want to end. Well this is one of those. It grips you like a vice which won't let go.It is a beautifully written tale encapsulating the bleakness, beauty and cruelty of the Yorkshire moors. Reminiscent of Wuthering Heights but with a far more menacing...

    I don't know what to think about this book. On the cover it says, 'spine tingling', but I was at the end of the novel and nothing had tingled. It felt a bit flat and I didn't like the ending at all. I'm sure there are people who loved it, so I'll leave the reviewing to someone who ca...

    This was one of my most ancipated new releases of 2018 and I'm sorry to say that I was quite disappointed. On paper it sounded like the perfect book for me. A gothic ghost story set in Yorkshire in the late 17th century? Sign me up! Oh how I wish it had lived up to my expectations. ...

    The lamb scene. Eww. I can't deal. ...

  • Alison
    Sep 09, 2017

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

    Firstly I loved the reading voice in my head for this novel.. and I think that owes a lot to the author Katherine Clements. It is a beautifully written tale. Mercy Booth feels that someone is watching as she rushes back to her house after birthing the first lamb of the season, un...

    Have you ever read a book you never want to end. Well this is one of those. It grips you like a vice which won't let go.It is a beautifully written tale encapsulating the bleakness, beauty and cruelty of the Yorkshire moors. Reminiscent of Wuthering Heights but with a far more menacing...

    I don't know what to think about this book. On the cover it says, 'spine tingling', but I was at the end of the novel and nothing had tingled. It felt a bit flat and I didn't like the ending at all. I'm sure there are people who loved it, so I'll leave the reviewing to someone who ca...

    This was one of my most ancipated new releases of 2018 and I'm sorry to say that I was quite disappointed. On paper it sounded like the perfect book for me. A gothic ghost story set in Yorkshire in the late 17th century? Sign me up! Oh how I wish it had lived up to my expectations. ...

    The lamb scene. Eww. I can't deal. ...

    As we are still in the winter months The Coffin Path by Katherine Clements is just the perfect ghost story for those chilly dark evenings set in the 17th century among the bleak and dark Yorkshire moors. The year is 1674 and the focus is an isolated Manor House and farm on the mist...

    I received a copy of this book in return for an honest review via Netgalley. This story gave me the creeps from the very start, a chill down my spine, and the hairs on the back of my neck stand up. Let me tell you, very few books spook me as this one did. The story begins on a bl...

  • Kate
    Dec 16, 2017

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

  • Elizabeth Moffat
    Feb 01, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

    Firstly I loved the reading voice in my head for this novel.. and I think that owes a lot to the author Katherine Clements. It is a beautifully written tale. Mercy Booth feels that someone is watching as she rushes back to her house after birthing the first lamb of the season, un...

    Have you ever read a book you never want to end. Well this is one of those. It grips you like a vice which won't let go.It is a beautifully written tale encapsulating the bleakness, beauty and cruelty of the Yorkshire moors. Reminiscent of Wuthering Heights but with a far more menacing...

    I don't know what to think about this book. On the cover it says, 'spine tingling', but I was at the end of the novel and nothing had tingled. It felt a bit flat and I didn't like the ending at all. I'm sure there are people who loved it, so I'll leave the reviewing to someone who ca...

    This was one of my most ancipated new releases of 2018 and I'm sorry to say that I was quite disappointed. On paper it sounded like the perfect book for me. A gothic ghost story set in Yorkshire in the late 17th century? Sign me up! Oh how I wish it had lived up to my expectations. ...

    The lamb scene. Eww. I can't deal. ...

    As we are still in the winter months The Coffin Path by Katherine Clements is just the perfect ghost story for those chilly dark evenings set in the 17th century among the bleak and dark Yorkshire moors. The year is 1674 and the focus is an isolated Manor House and farm on the mist...

    I received a copy of this book in return for an honest review via Netgalley. This story gave me the creeps from the very start, a chill down my spine, and the hairs on the back of my neck stand up. Let me tell you, very few books spook me as this one did. The story begins on a bl...

    I opened The Coffin Path by Katherine Clements anxious and excited, and I was not disappointed. Published yesterday, this novel is eerie and dark, relying on gradual tension building. As the reader, you must commit yourself to reading this book and choosing which characters to trust al...

    First of all, thank you so much to Headline publishers and Caitlin Raynor for allowing me to read a copy of this eerie, fascinating novel, set on the Yorkshire moors in the seventeenth century via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. I love a good ghost story but haven't read on...

  • Cathy
    Jan 27, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

  • Tracy Shephard
    Sep 20, 2017

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

    Firstly I loved the reading voice in my head for this novel.. and I think that owes a lot to the author Katherine Clements. It is a beautifully written tale. Mercy Booth feels that someone is watching as she rushes back to her house after birthing the first lamb of the season, un...

  • Bex (Beckie Bookworm)
    Jan 30, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

  • Stephanie
    Sep 13, 2017

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

  • Jackie Law
    Dec 19, 2017

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

  • Ophelia Sings
    Jan 29, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

  • Lisa
    Feb 12, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

    Firstly I loved the reading voice in my head for this novel.. and I think that owes a lot to the author Katherine Clements. It is a beautifully written tale. Mercy Booth feels that someone is watching as she rushes back to her house after birthing the first lamb of the season, un...

    Have you ever read a book you never want to end. Well this is one of those. It grips you like a vice which won't let go.It is a beautifully written tale encapsulating the bleakness, beauty and cruelty of the Yorkshire moors. Reminiscent of Wuthering Heights but with a far more menacing...

    I don't know what to think about this book. On the cover it says, 'spine tingling', but I was at the end of the novel and nothing had tingled. It felt a bit flat and I didn't like the ending at all. I'm sure there are people who loved it, so I'll leave the reviewing to someone who ca...

    This was one of my most ancipated new releases of 2018 and I'm sorry to say that I was quite disappointed. On paper it sounded like the perfect book for me. A gothic ghost story set in Yorkshire in the late 17th century? Sign me up! Oh how I wish it had lived up to my expectations. ...

  • Thebooktrail
    Oct 01, 2017

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

  • Sophie Eminson
    Feb 09, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

    Firstly I loved the reading voice in my head for this novel.. and I think that owes a lot to the author Katherine Clements. It is a beautifully written tale. Mercy Booth feels that someone is watching as she rushes back to her house after birthing the first lamb of the season, un...

    Have you ever read a book you never want to end. Well this is one of those. It grips you like a vice which won't let go.It is a beautifully written tale encapsulating the bleakness, beauty and cruelty of the Yorkshire moors. Reminiscent of Wuthering Heights but with a far more menacing...

    I don't know what to think about this book. On the cover it says, 'spine tingling', but I was at the end of the novel and nothing had tingled. It felt a bit flat and I didn't like the ending at all. I'm sure there are people who loved it, so I'll leave the reviewing to someone who ca...

    This was one of my most ancipated new releases of 2018 and I'm sorry to say that I was quite disappointed. On paper it sounded like the perfect book for me. A gothic ghost story set in Yorkshire in the late 17th century? Sign me up! Oh how I wish it had lived up to my expectations. ...

    The lamb scene. Eww. I can't deal. ...

    As we are still in the winter months The Coffin Path by Katherine Clements is just the perfect ghost story for those chilly dark evenings set in the 17th century among the bleak and dark Yorkshire moors. The year is 1674 and the focus is an isolated Manor House and farm on the mist...

    I received a copy of this book in return for an honest review via Netgalley. This story gave me the creeps from the very start, a chill down my spine, and the hairs on the back of my neck stand up. Let me tell you, very few books spook me as this one did. The story begins on a bl...

    I opened The Coffin Path by Katherine Clements anxious and excited, and I was not disappointed. Published yesterday, this novel is eerie and dark, relying on gradual tension building. As the reader, you must commit yourself to reading this book and choosing which characters to trust al...

  • Yvonne
    Feb 04, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

  • Mairead Hearne (swirlandthread.com)
    Feb 16, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

  • Thelastwordreview
    Feb 18, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

    Firstly I loved the reading voice in my head for this novel.. and I think that owes a lot to the author Katherine Clements. It is a beautifully written tale. Mercy Booth feels that someone is watching as she rushes back to her house after birthing the first lamb of the season, un...

    Have you ever read a book you never want to end. Well this is one of those. It grips you like a vice which won't let go.It is a beautifully written tale encapsulating the bleakness, beauty and cruelty of the Yorkshire moors. Reminiscent of Wuthering Heights but with a far more menacing...

    I don't know what to think about this book. On the cover it says, 'spine tingling', but I was at the end of the novel and nothing had tingled. It felt a bit flat and I didn't like the ending at all. I'm sure there are people who loved it, so I'll leave the reviewing to someone who ca...

    This was one of my most ancipated new releases of 2018 and I'm sorry to say that I was quite disappointed. On paper it sounded like the perfect book for me. A gothic ghost story set in Yorkshire in the late 17th century? Sign me up! Oh how I wish it had lived up to my expectations. ...

    The lamb scene. Eww. I can't deal. ...

    As we are still in the winter months The Coffin Path by Katherine Clements is just the perfect ghost story for those chilly dark evenings set in the 17th century among the bleak and dark Yorkshire moors. The year is 1674 and the focus is an isolated Manor House and farm on the mist...

  • Paromjit
    Jan 22, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

  • Irene
    Nov 21, 2017

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

  • Lucy Banks
    Mar 03, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

  •  ( A Bald Mage) *Keith*
    Nov 11, 2017

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

  • Sam Law
    Jan 25, 2018

    Katherine Clements serves up a scarily creepy atmospheric gothic tale of ghosts and horror set in the Yorkshire Moors of the seventeenth century. It is a location that has been hit hard and poverty runs rampant, a place that has been deeply affected by the English Civil War, Cromwell's...

    Firstly I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for allowing me to read and review this book. "One marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil takes them all." Set in 1674 about 30 years after Oliver Cromwell's attempt a...

    ???STARS ARC-REVIEW Release Date-8/2/18 So the Coffin Path By Katherine Clements was a strange one for me, I was really looking forward to this but it didn't quite deliver and left me feeling a tad confused by that unexplained ending. So this book tells the story of M...

    Set in a 17th-century sheep-farming community against the harsh backdrop of the Yorkshire moors, The Coffin Path felt like a book I could sink into and just savour right from the beginning. This historical ghost story is a fabulous example of great storytelling, rich with detail and dr...

    Find all my book reviews, plus fascinating author interviews, exclusive guest posts and book extracts, on my blog: https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/ The Coffin Path?s striking opening line - ?I was born with blood on my hands? - sets the scene for a story full of atmosp...

    I received a free copy of this book, in exchange for an honest review. A slow-burning, atmospheric novel, with plenty of mystery. Say the words 'gothic horror' to me and you've immediately grabbed my attention. As such, I eagerly requested a copy of this book - as anything that p...

    Atmospheric and very spooky historical ghost story. A compelling read. ...

    The Coffin Path, by Katherine Clements, is a ghost story set on the edge of a lonesome moor in 1674. Its protagonist is thirty-two year old Mercy Booth who lives in the gradually decaying splendour of Scarcross Hall with her ageing father, Bartram, and his faithful servant, Agnes. Merc...

    Visit the locations in the novel This made the hairs on the back of my neck stand on end, my eyes pop right open, my mouth drop in shock....you get the idea. If I owned a room divider/screen it would now be so far away from my house as I could get it. Next time I hear a sheep,...

    Meh. Maybe I'm somewhat disappointed because it wasn't really what I was expecting. Whilst the writing flows and is often quite beautiful, I found this too hard going. There was plenty of atmosphere but no real sense of dread for me. And there are only so many descriptions of fleece-od...

    17th century. The Moors. A house that is said to be haunted and a stone circle where witches and the devil play. I had no idea what to believe, but something was sure going on. Mercy loves the land, her sheep, her life. She is content as it is. But her dad is loosing it and then thi...

    It's the late 17th century and Mercy lives a remote life on the Yorkshire Moors with her father, servant, and the men who work her land. There are stories of hauntings and mysterious happenings but Mercy has thoughts only for her sheep and her land. But then she starts to hear strange ...

    I would like to thank Headline and Netgalley for and ARC of this book. The Coffin path is a 17th Century ghost story set in the Yorkshire moors. Where Mercy and Father Bertram Booth live in a place called Scarcross Hall just off the coffin path. Where she has lived all her life. Where...

    The Coffin Path is an eerie tale that takes place on the Yorkshire Moors in the 17th century. It?s a hard place to live, the bleakness, the years after the war and its in a remote area that is reliant on good weather to make a decent living. And there is a rumour that has never gone ...

    Set in the 17th century on the eerie Yorkshire Moors. Meet Mercy, she lives with her father Bartram Booth and Agnes in Scarcross Hall. They are in the heart of the sheep community and part of a close-knit of herders, shepherds and locals. But when a stranger appears looking for work, i...

    'One coin marks the first to go A second bodes the fall The third will seal a sinner?s fate The Devil take them all? The Coffin Path is the third novel from critically acclaimed novelist Katherine Clements. Just published by Headline, The Coffin Path is described as ?...

    The Yorkshire moors are in Mercy Booth's blood. As is the crumbling, isolated Scarcross Hall - her childhood home. And she will do anything to remain there. Anything... Religion, love and death stalk the pages of Katherine Clements' deeply atmospheric, ghostly yarn. Rich in historic...

    "One coin marks the first to go. A second bodes the fall. The third will seal a sinner's fate. The Devil take them all." I've been reading quite a lot of short ghost stories recently, I like M.R. James, Edgar Allen Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. So when The Coffin Path cropped up on Net...

    Gothic 17th century ghost story set high up on the Yorkshire moors. Mercy Booth is content with her life, mistress of Scarcross Hall, assisting her father, and being a shepherdess but all that changes when she suddenly senses great danger, that something is watching and chasing her as ...

    Firstly I loved the reading voice in my head for this novel.. and I think that owes a lot to the author Katherine Clements. It is a beautifully written tale. Mercy Booth feels that someone is watching as she rushes back to her house after birthing the first lamb of the season, un...

    Have you ever read a book you never want to end. Well this is one of those. It grips you like a vice which won't let go.It is a beautifully written tale encapsulating the bleakness, beauty and cruelty of the Yorkshire moors. Reminiscent of Wuthering Heights but with a far more menacing...

    I don't know what to think about this book. On the cover it says, 'spine tingling', but I was at the end of the novel and nothing had tingled. It felt a bit flat and I didn't like the ending at all. I'm sure there are people who loved it, so I'll leave the reviewing to someone who ca...

    This was one of my most ancipated new releases of 2018 and I'm sorry to say that I was quite disappointed. On paper it sounded like the perfect book for me. A gothic ghost story set in Yorkshire in the late 17th century? Sign me up! Oh how I wish it had lived up to my expectations. ...

    The lamb scene. Eww. I can't deal. ...

    As we are still in the winter months The Coffin Path by Katherine Clements is just the perfect ghost story for those chilly dark evenings set in the 17th century among the bleak and dark Yorkshire moors. The year is 1674 and the focus is an isolated Manor House and farm on the mist...

    I received a copy of this book in return for an honest review via Netgalley. This story gave me the creeps from the very start, a chill down my spine, and the hairs on the back of my neck stand up. Let me tell you, very few books spook me as this one did. The story begins on a bl...

    I opened The Coffin Path by Katherine Clements anxious and excited, and I was not disappointed. Published yesterday, this novel is eerie and dark, relying on gradual tension building. As the reader, you must commit yourself to reading this book and choosing which characters to trust al...

    First of all, thank you so much to Headline publishers and Caitlin Raynor for allowing me to read a copy of this eerie, fascinating novel, set on the Yorkshire moors in the seventeenth century via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. I love a good ghost story but haven't read on...

    Yorkshire - 1674. Little Bo-Peep has found her sheep - and they have been torn to pieces on the dark Yorkshire moors! The Coffin Path opens arm-deep in blood, and there is yet an ocean of it to cross before the end. That, however, is not the scary part of this supernatural horror st...