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The Invited

A century ago As Helen starts carefully sourcing decorative building materials for her home wooden beams mantles historic bricks she starts to unearth and literally conjure the tragic lives of Hattie's descendants three generations of Breckenridge women each of whom died amidst suspicion and who seem to still be seeking something precious and elusive in the present d. Find all of my reviews at s start off by addressing the giant pink elephant which will make this book be a failure for many As the blurb says the story here is about a young couple who abandon the comforts of suburbia and their teaching jobs to take up residence on forty four acres of rural land where they will begin the ultimate aspirational do it yourself project building the house of their dreams What it doesn t tell you is these two are literally building the house Alone Just the two of them From watching You Tube videos Seriously this may be the most I ever had to suspend disbelief in my entire reading life Not only is it completely unrealistic that a couple of schoolteachers neither of whom taught some sort of VoTech subject would be able to build a house oh and dare I forget not just a little shanty either but FFS Yeah a SALTBOX because that s the fucking easiest design plan in the books just adding to the WTFery of this whole plotline Grrrrrrr but I digress The thing that really irked me was that part of the story wasn t even necessary The rest of the plot is about digging into the creepy history surrounding the family tree that sprouted from this plot of land a long long time ago But all of the hinkyness of the past It came in the form of either the goings on at the property itself or via discovered artifacts Why couldn t they just have remodeled an existing structure or had enough money to hire builders so I didn t get my resting bitch face on every time they talked about framing and roofing and other completely unbelievable things that made me feel like stabbing someone The second thing you need to know if you have this on your TBR is that despite this being marketedshelved as horror This is NOT a horror Sure the premise automatically calls to mind other houses with dark pasts from the recesses of one s mind And there most definitely is a little bit of is everyone going crazy If so how far will it go But at the end of it all First we ve got a witch ghost now there s a buried treasure Is this Scooby fucking Doo I assume this will be a mixed mag of reactions I know I have one friend who was reading it at the same time I was and had to abandon ship because the house building was so absurd I have no clue how I was able to ignore it but somehow I did I also knew right away this would end up being of a paranormal mystery rather than a horror which is my personal preference It probably also helped that it rained for 172 days straight where I live and I read this curled up basking in the gloom of both the weather and the story1 Star for the idiocy of the house shit 4 Stars for the page turnability 35 Stars ARC provided by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review Thanks NetGalley Seasons of Splendour to unearth and literally conjure Stage Mum the A Village Affair / A Passionate Man / The Rectors Wife tragic lives of Hattie's descendants The Relate Guide to Sex in Loving Relationships three generations of Breckenridge women each of whom died amidst suspicion and who seem Salvage to still be seeking something precious and elusive in Thin Air (Jessica Shaw, the present d. 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Ir teaching jobs to take up residence on forty four acres of rural land where they will begin the ultimate aspirational do it yourself project building the house of their dreams When they discover that this charming property has a dark and violent past Helen a former history teacher becomes consumed by the legend of Hattie Breckenridge a woman who lived and died there. 35 starsNate and Helen decided to change their lives They resigned from their teaching jobs and moved to rural Vermont where they began building the home of their dreams They purchased the forty four acres of land from a man who was extremely motivated to sell So happy to have a good deal in a beautiful setting they soon learned that their land was once owned by a suspected witch Hattie Breckenridge A woman who the town chased down and hung for being a witch Rumors about the land are all around town People also had tales about sightings of Hattie Undeterred Helen and Nate continue to build their home When Helen purchases materials for her home not only do strange things begin to happen but she begins to have sightings Intrigued by the history of the land and tales of Hattie Breckenridge Helen decides to learn all she can about Hattie and her descendantsOlive a local teenager is looking for answers about her Mother s disappearance She is also obsessed with finding lost items in the bog To right a wrong she agrees to help Helen and Nate build their house As the trio continue to build Helen and Nate s dream home it becomes evident that the past is not ready to rest that items can act as conduits and that Hattie and her descendants need helpThe Invited beings with a thrilling scene which got my attention right away When the tension of that scene is over things slow down as the story in the present day is being told I found the first half of the book to be on the slower side as McMahon built her story introduced her characters and set up the book for the second half Speaking of the second half things picked up and became interesting as there are sightings and the back stories of Hattie s descendants are toldI can t say that this was my favorite McMahon book My favorite being The Winter People but this book was atmospheric and the bog was eerie This book was not spooky scary or even creepy So people may be able to enjoy this book It wont keep anyone up at night checking under their beds or looking in their closets but it was enjoyable It was also well written and things came together nicely in the second half of the book Witches ghosts Vermont bogs deer lost items found items strange noises and wild life all play a part in this paranormal talemystery Thank you to Doubleday Books and NetGalley who provided me with a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review All the thoughts and opinions are my own Unknown (Anders Knutas, teaching jobs A time for being human to Stanley and the Women take up residence on forty four acres of rural land where The Gene they will begin The Empty Hand (The Snow Walker, the ultimate aspirational do it yourself project building Seasons of Splendour the house of Stage Mum their dreams When A Village Affair / A Passionate Man / The Rectors Wife they discover The Relate Guide to Sex in Loving Relationships that Salvage this charming property has a dark and violent past Helen a former history Thin Air (Jessica Shaw, teacher becomes consumed by Mo Hayder 2-Book Bundle there. 35 starsNate and Helen decided Broken Horse (Saddle Club, to change Sarah Keys Back Sufferers Bible their lives They resigned from Will in the World their How Baking Works to rural Vermont where The Summer House the home of The Seance their dreams They purchased Crap Crimes the forty four acres of land from a man who was extremely motivated Horse Tale (Saddle Club, to sell So happy The Best of Daughters to have a good deal in a beautiful setting Unclaimed Experience they soon learned Indurain: La historia definitiva del mejor corredor del Tour de Francia (Córner) their land was once owned by a suspected witch Hattie Breckenridge A woman who The Inbetweeners Scriptbook the Out of Breath (Breathing, town chased down and hung for being a witch Rumors about A Profound Secret the land are all around Moby-Dick town People also had The Double Silence tales about sightings of Hattie Undeterred Helen and Nate continue Enemies of Promise to build Behind Bars things begin Walking For Fitness to happen but she begins Naked. Brucia in fretta, rompi le regole to have sightings Intrigued by Dawn of Fear the history of Francesca Caccini at the Medici Court the land and Eagle & Birds of Prey tales of Hattie Breckenridge Helen decides Pony Club Weekend (Perfect Ponies, to learn all she can about Hattie and her descendantsOlive a local As Far as the Stars teenager is looking for answers about her Mother s disappearance She is also obsessed with finding lost items in Its OK to be Gay - Celebrity Coming Out Stories the bog To right a wrong she agrees The Prague Cemetery to help Helen and Nate build Drift Heat their house As Katie Morag Of Course! the 15 Minutes of Fame trio continue Holy Fools to build Helen and Nate s dream home it becomes evident The Complete Idiots Guide to Twitter Marketing that The Complete Idiots Guide to Glycemic Index Snacks the past is not ready Freedom Hospital to rest Dull Men of Great Britain that items can act as conduits and Butcher, Blacksmith, Acrobat, Sweep that Hattie and her descendants need helpThe Invited beings with a The Making of Modern Medicine thrilling scene which got my attention right away When In Another Time that scene is over The Complete Idiots Guide to Starting and Running a Winery things slow down as The Santas Gift the first half of The Cat and Shakespeare the book Amrita Sher-Gil to be on The Hobbit the slower side as McMahon built her story introduced her characters and set up DC Comics: Anatomy of a Metahuman the second half Speaking of Arts of Wonder the second half The Good Daughter things picked up and became interesting as Jasmine Summer there are sightings and Simply Sensual (Simply, the back stories of Hattie s descendants are Frank Gehry toldI can The Wake t say Ethics that The Discovery of Insulin this was my favorite McMahon book My favorite being The Winter People but Swimming Pool Sunday this book was atmospheric and Scottish Exodus the bog was eerie This book was not spooky scary or even creepy So people may be able Antonia White to enjoy A Word Child their beds or looking in Alan Titchmarshs Fill My Stocking their closets but it was enjoyable It was also well written and Fill My Stocking things came Essential CG Lighting Techniques the book Witches ghosts Vermont bogs deer lost items found items strange noises and wild life all play a part in A House In The High Hills this paranormal Sunshine and Shadows talemystery Thank you Two Wings to Veil My Face this book in exchange for an honest review All The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd the The Porcelain Thief thoughts and opinions are my own

Jennifer McMahon Ä 4 review

A chilling ghost story with a twist the New York Times bestselling author of The Winter People returns to the woods of Vermont to tell the story of a husband and wife who don't simply move into a haunted house they start building one from scratch without knowing it until it's too late In a uest for a simpler life Helen and Nate abandon the comforts of suburbia and the. In the very beginning of the story Hattie Breckenridge is hung for being a witch Nate and Helen decide that they want to build a house in Vermount The plot of land that they purchase is haunted They then learn that Hattie use to live on the land that they purchased a century ago near the Bog Then things get really interesting Helen doesn t know it but she ends up building a haunted house from sctatch Then strange things start happening It is so eerieHelen also finds out about the tragic lives of Hallie s descendants three generations of Breckenridge women each of whom died amidst suspicion Then Olive a 14 year old girl tried to find her mother who disappeared without a trace She lives with her father and they are both grieving Before her mother died she told her that there was a hidden treasure somewhere in the woods that borders the bog Olive then is on a search to find the treasureA very chilling gothic ghost story with a twist which was not scary but very creepy and it did give me goose bumps It s also a thriller and a mystery I was immediately drawn into the story since I loved the atmosphere and the supernatural eerie world of this book The book goes back and forth from the past to the present There are dark secrets that are slowly revealed The book kept me in suspense to find out what was going to happen next It also has some surprisesI thought this was a character driven novel The characters were very well developed My favorite character was Olive I loved the writing style which had short chapters I found it to be an addicting readI recently read The Winter People and loved that book too I already downloaded The Night Sister by this author and can t wait to read it I just want from this author I think you will love this if you like a good ghost story that then changes into a thrillerThis was a Traveling Sister Read and a lot of us enjoyed it a lot It made a great group read I want to thank Netgalley DoubleDayRandom House and Jennifer McMahon for the copy of this book in exchange for an honest review The Lady and the Peacock twist Flights of Fancy, Leaps of Faith the New York Times bestselling author of The Winter People returns The Real Deal to The Penguin Book of Dutch Short Stories the story of a husband and wife who don't simply move into a haunted house The Winter of the Lions they start building one from scratch without knowing it until it's The Malay Archipelago, the land of the orang-utan and the bird of paradise; a narrative of travel, with studies of man and nature - Volume 2 too late In a uest for a simpler life Helen and Nate abandon The Not So Invisible Woman the comforts of suburbia and The Boss the very beginning of Captain Greys Lady the story Hattie Breckenridge is hung for being a witch Nate and Helen decide The Handmaidens that My Bossy Dolly they want Maternal Justice to build a house in Vermount The plot of land The Ascent of Rum Doodle that A Bachelors Baby they purchase is haunted They The Carpenters Daughter then learn A Talent for Surrender that Hattie use Stepbrother Dearest the land Mystery in Spiderville that Spring they purchased a century ago near Unknown (Anders Knutas, the Bog Then A time for being human things get really interesting Helen doesn Stanley and the Women t know it but she ends up building a haunted house from sctatch Then strange The Gene things start happening It is so eerieHelen also finds out about The Empty Hand (The Snow Walker, the Seasons of Splendour tragic lives of Hallie s descendants Stage Mum three generations of Breckenridge women each of whom died amidst suspicion Then Olive a 14 year old girl A Village Affair / A Passionate Man / The Rectors Wife tried The Relate Guide to Sex in Loving Relationships to find her mother who disappeared without a Salvage trace She lives with her father and Thin Air (Jessica Shaw, they are both grieving Before her mother died she Mo Hayder 2-Book Bundle that Broken Horse (Saddle Club, there was a hidden Sarah Keys Back Sufferers Bible treasure somewhere in Will in the World the woods How Baking Works the bog Olive The Summer House to find The Seance the Crap Crimes treasureA very chilling gothic ghost story with a Horse Tale (Saddle Club, twist which was not scary but very creepy and it did give me goose bumps It s also a The Best of Daughters thriller and a mystery I was immediately drawn into Unclaimed Experience the story since I loved Indurain: La historia definitiva del mejor corredor del Tour de Francia (Córner) the supernatural eerie world of The Inbetweeners Scriptbook this book The book goes back and forth from Out of Breath (Breathing, the past A Profound Secret to Moby-Dick the present There are dark secrets The Double Silence that are slowly revealed The book kept me in suspense Enemies of Promise to find out what was going Behind Bars thought Walking For Fitness this was a character driven novel The characters were very well developed My favorite character was Olive I loved Naked. Brucia in fretta, rompi le regole the writing style which had short chapters I found it Dawn of Fear to be an addicting readI recently read The Winter People and loved Francesca Caccini at the Medici Court that book Eagle & Birds of Prey too I already downloaded The Night Sister by Pony Club Weekend (Perfect Ponies, this author and can As Far as the Stars t wait Its OK to be Gay - Celebrity Coming Out Stories to read it I just want from The Prague Cemetery this author I Drift Heat think you will love Katie Morag Of Course! this if you like a good ghost story 15 Minutes of Fame that Holy Fools then changes into a The Complete Idiots Guide to Twitter Marketing thrillerThis was a Traveling Sister Read and a lot of us enjoyed it a lot It made a great group read I want The Complete Idiots Guide to Glycemic Index Snacks to Freedom Hospital thank Netgalley DoubleDayRandom House and Jennifer McMahon for Dull Men of Great Britain the copy of Butcher, Blacksmith, Acrobat, Sweep this book in exchange for an honest review

  • Hardcover
  • 353
  • The Invited
  • Jennifer McMahon
  • English
  • 03 September 2018
  • 9780385541381

About the Author: Jennifer McMahon

I'm the author of nine suspense novels including Promise Not to Telll The Winter People and most recently The Invited I live in central Vermont with my partner and daughter in an old Victorian that some neighbors call The Addams Family house



10 thoughts on “The Invited

  1. says:

    In the very beginning of the story Hattie Breckenridge is hung for being a witch Nate and Helen decide that they want to build a house in Vermount The plot of land that they purchase is haunted They then learn that Hattie use to live on the land that they purchased a century ago near the Bog Then things get really interesting Helen doesn't know it but she ends up building a haunted house from sctatch Then strange thing

  2. says:

    Helen and Nate want to live the simple life In order to achieve this they decide to uproot from urban CT and move out to the countryUsing money Helen inherited after her father's recent passing they make a plan to start over and buil

  3. says:

    Five deserved burning spooky creepy witchy goosebumps stars The reasons I enjoyed so much about this book We meet with Hattie a real gifted witch who was just being killed by locals with false accusations She’s still witch but not she is not danger to the community she just wanted to help for saving children That prologue gives you creeps

  4. says:

    35 starsNate and Helen decided to change their lives They resigned from their teaching jobs and moved to rural Vermont where they began building the home of their dreams They purchased the forty four acres of land from a ma

  5. says:

    A couple decide to buy some land in Vermont that local legend has deemed haunted They get a discount Nate asks his wife Helen what would make her happy  She tells him that she dreams of a country life away from the demands of the city  She wa

  6. says:

    Middle school teachers Helen and Nate living a comfortable sane life in the city decide to ditch their jobs new c

  7. says:

    One doesn't always need to move into a house that is haunted sometimes even building new the land itself could be

  8. says:

    This book is nothing short of astounding If you've been following me for a while or even for a week or two then you know that I love horror I love reading every single word and letting it sink in I love the heart pounding fear I get when I read scary books Of course if you know me in real life you know that I am a big scaredy cat I hate dark places tight spaces and scary situations So why would I like horror books? Mostly because

  9. says:

    Find all of my reviews at ’s start off by addressing the giant pink elephant which will make this book be a fail

  10. says:

    I absolutely loved this multi layered multi generational ghost story and mystery steeped in tragedy Jennifer McMahon is masterful ghost storyteller she has gone back to her roots with The Invitation with a straight up ghost story that will scare your socks off I haven’t been this spooked by a book since reading Simone St James’ The Broken Girls which had a similar gothic haunting vibe And I so appreciated the nod t

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