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Published by Random House Publishing Group in London .
Written in English


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ISBN 109780753516720, 9780753516713

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  A chilling occult thriller from award-winning author Adam Nevill, Banquet for the Damned is both a homage to the great age of British ghost stories and a pacey modern tale of Devil worship /5(1K). 'With Banquet for the Damned, Adam L G Nevill has written one of the most superbly gripping and creepy books – I'll be watching for more by this hugely talented author.' John Berlyne, SFRevu 'Nevill holds the reader's attention effortlessly and makes us believe the unthinkable, then wraps it up with a.   Dante has been in correspondence with one Eliot Coldwell, a supposed professor at the University, who once wrote a book called Banquet For The Damned, a sort of treatise on the lamentable deterioration of humanities interest and connection with spiritual /5(86). So what chance do a rootless musician and burned-out explorer have of surviving their entanglement with an ageless supernatural evil and the ruthless cult that worships it? A chilling occult thriller from award-winning author Adam Nevill, Banquet for the Damned is both a homage to the great age of British ghost stories .

A chilling occult thriller from award-winning author Adam Nevill, Banquet for the Damned is both a homage to the great age of British ghost stories and a pacey modern tale of Devil worship and witchcraft. Jesus And The Last Supper Author by: Brant Pitre. So what chance do two visitors - a rootless musician and a burnt out explorer - have of surviving their entanglement with Professor Eliot Coldwell, the infamous magician and disgraced author of Banquet for the Damned, with whom mere contact leads to involvement in an ancient mystery, an ageless supernatural evil and the ruthless cult that worships it? 'Banquet for the Damned is a first-rate read: one which contains a great deal for the enthusiast of the Jamesian manner to savour, and also offers as much to those who prefer a more obviously contemporary approach to supernatural horror.'. Review: Banquet for the Damned / Author: Adam Nevill / Publisher: Pan Books / Release Date: Out Now Adam Nevill is an author whom I was not overly familiar with. Having never read one of his novels before, I was interested to see just how the quality of Banquet would stack up to the lofty Continued.