The Uninvited

The Uninvited

Faye and her husband Hugh have had a traumatic year. Wanting to start again, the couple decide to buy a large rundown property, Cross House in a village in North Yorkshire, hoping to leave the past behind them. However, the tranquillity is soon ruined when Faye begins to awake, every night, to the sound of somebody creeping around the bedroom. She tries to explain it to Hug Faye and her husband Hugh have had a traumatic year. Wanting to start again, the couple decide to buy a large rundown...

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Title:The Uninvited
Author:J.A. Baker
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Genres:Suspense
ISBN:North Yorkshire, England (United Kingdom)

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  • Selena
    Dec 06, 2018
    I received a free e-copy of The Uninvited by J.A. Baker from NetGalley for my honest review. Faye and Hugh but their dream house in a small village. They move here to make a fresh start because Faye had suffered a trauma at their old house. Faye starts hearing strange noises and see...
  • Renae Davis
    Dec 31, 2018
    Faye and Hugh moved to a new house for a fresh start... their new home is a big rambling house in need of some renovation... soon after moving in Faye begins to feel an unworldly presents... she feels someone breathing over her at night and then hears footsteps in the hall... at first ...
  • Melinda Anders
    Dec 16, 2018
    Faye and her family move into an old house that needs lots of work. Faye has had some trouble with two different guys before moving and she brings her worries into the their new place. Because of the past problems her husband Hugh finds it hard to believe her story when she thinks some...
  • *Avonna
    Dec 09, 2018
    The Uninvited by J.A. Baker will give you high anxiety and scary moments, but it cannot decide if it is a supernatural horror story or a psychological thriller with logical explanations all the way until the last page. It was an entertaining read, but the main characters did many th...
  • Philomena Callan Cheekypee
    Nov 29, 2018
    I couldn?t resist reading this after reading the blurb...so intriguing. Oh and let?s give a wee mention to the fabulous cover. Hugh and Faye decided they needed a fresh start so decided to move into an old house that needed renovations. Strange stuff going on has Faye not knowi...
  • Donna Maguire
    Dec 03, 2018
    https://donnasbookblog.wordpress.com/... I love this author's books so I was delighted to see that she had a new release and I am so delighted to be able to say that after reading it- it is fantastic! I loved the plot for this story, it is gripping and I was completely hooked fro...
  • Anna
    Dec 05, 2018
    Thank you to NetGalley and the publisher for a copy of The Univited to read in exchange for an honest review. What happens when you move into your dream home and find that it's haunted? Faye and Hugh have moved into Cross House, a massive rundown home that they are planning to reno...
  • Amanda
    Dec 28, 2018
    I have a little confession to make- yes yet another one. Although I have a couple of J. A. Baker?s books on my ?To Be Read? mountain, I haven?t actually read one before now. Well ladies and gents, I have certainly read one now and I can guarantee that those books on the mountai...
  • Linda Strong
    Nov 24, 2018
    Faye and Hugh and their two kids hve just bought a large property called Cross House in a small village. They've had a disquieting year and hopefully this mood will give them all a new start. But then strange things start to happen. Faye begins to hear someone stealthily walking i...
  • Nicki Southwell
    Dec 14, 2018
    A new start. That is what it is meant to be. Wiping the slate clean. Hugh and Faye are moving to North Yorkshire with their children Aiden 12 and Poppy 7. This is their chance to own a house in need for renovation, so they can make it just as they want it. Faye, in particular, ha...
  • Misfits farm
    Nov 16, 2018
    OMG! One of the most gripping reads I have read in a long time. Faye, her husband Hugh and two children are moving house. Faye remembers Jeff and Todd and the aggravations that they have caused and the near misses with the children. We don?t yet know what has happened between Faye an...
  • Michelle Ryles
    Dec 10, 2018
    I consider myself a fan of J.A. Baker so I was really excited to read her new book, The Uninvited, and I was certainly not disappointed. In fact, I think The Uninvited is on par with her amazing debut, Undercurrent. Faye and her husband, Hugh, are looking for a fresh start and get q...
  • Melanie
    Nov 09, 2018
    J.A. Baker had done a great job with this book and will keep you on your toes the whole time you are reading it. This is my first read by J.A Baker and I was really surprised at how well put together this story is and caught my interest from the first pages. The characters are well dev...
  • Patricia Dixon
    Dec 30, 2018
    Very Creepy ! I really enjoyed this book and the authors style of writing because despite there being a sense of menace or impending doom, there was a warmth and familiarity in her words that brought the characters, especially the mother, to life. I felt like I knew them all and cou...
  • Kat Dietrich
    Dec 02, 2018
    The Uninvited by J.A. Baker is a psychological thriller with a hint of supernatural thrown in. First, let me thank NetGalley, the publisher Bloodhound Books, and of course the author, for providing me with a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own...
  • Mary Snaddon
    Nov 18, 2018
    Ooh! Who doesn't love a good ghost story? Who doesn't love a haunted house? I certainly do, in books anyway, but I wouldn't want to live in one! That's exactly the position Hugh and Faye and their young children Poppy and Aiden find themselves when they move to their county idyll. No w...
  • Yvonne
    Dec 06, 2018
    Faye and Mark, with their children Aiden and Poppy, move into an old, rundown house called Cross House. They have moved here because of past troubles, with a hope that a new house will give them the much needed new start they need. Faye is looking for a place to heal herself emotionall...
  • Aileen Mckenzie
    Dec 03, 2018
    There seems to be a spate of thrillers with a supernatural edge to them out this year and I am just loving them! For some reason I don?t normally tend to read this genre, despite being a massive fan of scary movies, but this year I?ve read a good few and they have all really hit th...
  • Dorie
    Nov 19, 2018
    The Uninvited by J.A. Baker 2018 Bloodhound Books After the Wentworth family moved from the Cross House, in North Yorkshire, it stood vacant for many years. It was a huge but dilapidated house, with a huge yard, overgrown but well laid out. It would need a complete rehab, but...
  • Susan Hampson
    Jan 02, 2019
    If you love Hostel type stories then this book will be right up there for you to read as it is dark, gruesome and at times petrifying because if someone has enough money then someone else will provide what ever they desire. The story centre?s round Aimee from the night that she goes ...
  • Berit☀️✨
    Dec 02, 2018
    This is a spine tingling compulsive Reid that will keep your nerves on edge... This book kept me feeling uneasy throughout... A little bit ghost story, a little bit murder mystery, and a lot creepy! Can I just say if I were to wake up in the middle of the night and think someone was...
  • Hana Correa
    Dec 08, 2018
    The Uninvited by JA Baker is a suspense, thriller with a supernatural overtone. The story follows Faye, and her husband Hugh and their two children Aidan and Poppy. The lived in the city in the UK, but their home that they occupied for so long becomes unlivable after the family endures...
  • Craig Gillan
    Nov 11, 2018
    Really enjoyed this book, had the hair on the back of my neck standing on end at times, some loveable characters and some you?d cross the road to avoid ...
  • Lady Delacour
    Dec 18, 2018
    Likable formula. Un-likable story. Listened with TTS. Cleanish. Foul Language. ...
  • peggy
    Nov 17, 2018
    Faye and her husband have had a terrible year. So they sell up and buy Cross House. New year new start or is it ? OMG THIS is a real page turner. I read it in one sitting. I had so many theories, I just had to keep on reading. This book is packed with tension and suspense and parts o...
  • Meggy
    Dec 05, 2018
    Nothing better to start afresh than a new house! Right? I can?t say the contrary, I moved a few weeks ago and couldn?t be happier. My dogs and myself have been through what Faye, Hugh and their kids experienced! The boxes, the mess, the planning of everything? But the similaritie...
  • Michelle
    Dec 07, 2018
    I think I'm getting harder to please the older I get. Where do I even begin? We've got Faye and Hugh a married couple with two children. They recently purchased a dilapidated mansion called, Cross House. The reason for the move was due to the family being stalked by two separate in...
  • Adele Shea
    Dec 14, 2018
    Having just finished The Uninvited by J.A. Baker, I am left feeling confused. I found it an OK storyline to a point but then it became repetitive. 2 and half stars. ...
  • Cassie-Traveling Sister-
    Nov 28, 2018
    This book was amazing it had the hair on the back of my neck standing up! Faye and her family went through some very traumatic events in their old one and decide to move into Cross House a big home that will need a ton of renovations but it?s a fresh start for them. While renovating ...
  • Mommy Reads
    Nov 23, 2018
    Rating: 4.5 stars rounded up Thank you to Bloodhound Books for sending me a copy in exchange for an honest review. Who doesn't love a good ghost story? Or a haunted house? J. A. Baker has done a great job with this book and will keep you on the edge of your seat guaranteed! This ...