The Ghostman

      Maxwell Grantly
The Ghostman

A local magician becomes known as the Ghostman as he explores the town’s history and he discovers a ghoulish past. Each of his adventures results in the discovery of a tragic tale and a petrifying ghost story.Jamie Summers works in the Great Yarmouth area as a mentalist, performing magic tricks and various mind routines with a psychological edge. To his friends he is simply known as Jamie but to his audiences he is known by his stage name: Doctor Logic. However, Jamie has a third and more sinister name: The Ghostman. In the role of The Ghostman, he often finds himself in very difficult and scary situations. This collection of short stories takes the form of four different ghost stories, written for both adults and older children. Find out more about the young girl who lives at The Swallows Arms in Belton and why she acts so strangely. Discover how Jamie Summers celebrated the birthday of a blind friend, Claude, and accidently discovered a ghost dog in the process. Learn how Jamie came to cross paths with a real vampire cat. Finally, learn the real story of a true tragic historical event that occurred in the seaside town of Great Yarmouth. These four tales will thrill and scare you as you read through but, afterwards, you will be left with a smile on your face and a keenness to explore further ghoulish adventures of Jamie Summers: The Ghostman.

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    The Boy With the Clockwork Heart

      Maxwell Grantly
The Boy With the Clockwork Heart

Edward once worked in a cotton mill, until he slipped and fell into the machinery. This story tells the tale of how he received a clockwork heart and how he met the Shadow three times.Edward had a particularly hard upbringing. Despite being a young child, he had to work long hours in Mr. Grime’s dreadful cotton mill. It was a very hard life and, so very often, tragic accidents would occur within the exposed machinery. The other mill workers would tell tales of how the Shadow would frequently visit the factory, to take away the poor souls of the many fatalities that met their fate there. How Edward wished that he might never ever meet the Shadow.Sadly, Edward’s wish never came true. In this story, he was to meet the Shadow a total of three times.This is the tragic tale of how Edward met the Shadow so many times and how he came to be the first ever child to receive a clockwork heart.(Author’s note: This is a beautifully illustrated story for both older children and adults alike. However, due to the triple appearance of death in this story, in the form of the Shadow, it is recommended that this story is not suitable for young children. Although the Shadow has been portrayed sensitively, as always, adults are recommended to use their discretion in the choice of this eBook for their children.)

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