Read The Blackstone Chronicles Online Free - Now, for the first time, the New York Times bestselling serial thriller is complete in one terrifying volume. John Saul, the master of supernatural suspense, John Saul, brings to chilling life the small New England town of Blackstone--and the secrets and sins that lay buried there. . . . — From atop Blackstone's highest hill, the old Asylum casts its shadow over the village. Built in the 1890s to house the insane, the Asylum has stood vacant for decades. But now, the wrecker's ball is about to strike--and unleash an ominous evil. Strange gifts begin to appear on the doorsteps of Blackstone's finest citizens.
Each bears a mysterious history.
Each brings a horrifying power to harm.
Each reveals another thread in the suspensefully woven web of . . .
THE BLACKSTONE CHRONICLES
Part I--An Eye for an Eye: The Doll
Part II--Twist of Fate: The Locket
Part III--Ashes to Ashes: The Dragon's Flame
Part IV--In the Shadow of Evil: The Handkerchief
Part V--Day of Reckoning: The Stereoscope
|Title||:||The Blackstone Chronicles|
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March 20, 2013
A place of unspeakable sadness and pain.
A small town.
An abandoned asylum for the ‘insane’.
A past mystery.
A present mystery.
The Blackstone Chronicles consists of six distinct sequences that were originally released in serial format, much in the same fashion as Dickens's work, and more recently, Th...
February 07, 2018
This book came to highly recommended and I must admit I am glad I chose the version that I did.
But lets wind back for a second. This book is the combination of 6 shorter stories very much in the style of Stephen King's Green Mile (in fact John Saul actually credit this books creation to King ackn...
February 26, 2016
- My Description -
In the small town of Blackstone, there sits a hill.
On this hill, an abandoned building rests.
Blackstone Asylum has sit dormant for decades.
Having closed down, It sits almost like an eyesore.
Plans are sit into motion to tear the old building down.
The replacement building wil...
February 17, 2012
John Saul was one of the first horror authors I have ever read, for which he has earned a sentimental value and a whole shelf of my bookcase. I've stopped reading him long ago, but nevertheless collected most of his books. I picked up Blackstone Chronicles just to see how I'd enjoy his work now a...
December 02, 2017
This was a fun story. I really enjoyed it.
September 13, 2013
Incredible book series - incredible game!
I bought each one of these small novellas when they first came out. I was a preteen then, and the horror genre was my favorite to indulge in. John Saul never disappointed, and certainly kept that trend with this series.
The little-known video game by the sa...
November 21, 2008
This is everything you could ever want from great serial horror. I remember my sister-in-law reading 10 pages every night before she went to bed, and having to watch a Disney movie just so she could sleep. This book rules!
December 19, 2007
i've read lots of his books. The serial concept totally messed him up. Take my advice...read Stephen Kings instead.
August 25, 2014
An abandoned asylum. A mysterious person. Cursed objects. Mayhem ensues.
6 short thrillers that are very well written
September 28, 2017
Just finished the Blackstone Chronicles - all the 6 parts. I'm sad that it's over! If you like thrillers that keep you wondering what is going on, what kind of evil is lurking, you will not be able to put it down. John Saul did a wonderful job of developing the different characters you encounter...