The Attic

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Thrillers  |  House: Booksie Classic

The Jones family finally found the house of their dreams, however, the secrets of this dream home are not giving this house up. All too quickly the Jones find themselves forced to leave. Now it is
up to Officer Langley and his team to get to the bottom of this strange house where fifty years ago a child was taken into the attic and never seen again. Surprises await along the way as the
mystery of the Sterlington Manor is revealed.

Table of Contents


Submitted: June 03, 2018

It was a clear, warm summers night. The moon and stars glistened, while dimly lighting the sky. The summer breeze had faded over the fiel... Read Chapter

Chapter One

Submitted: June 03, 2018

At last the Jones family finally found their dream home. They were visiting a town called Crowsbourgh when they came upon an old for sale... Read Chapter

Chapter Two

Submitted: June 03, 2018

The moon light shone over the house as the Jones family slept, however there was movement in the attic. Behind many locked doors awoke an... Read Chapter

Chapter Three

Submitted: June 03, 2018

As Poppy and Eric lay peacefully asleep the sun rose further into the sky and started sneaking into the house. The suns rays peaked throu... Read Chapter

Chapter Four

Submitted: June 03, 2018

As the Jones family slowly drove down the driveway there was movement in the house. Slowly the chest of draws was pushed out of the way a... Read Chapter

Chapter Five

Submitted: June 03, 2018

The rain fell heavily as the Jones family began to see the holiday site in the distance. It felt like they had been on the road for hours... Read Chapter

Chapter Six

Submitted: June 03, 2018

As the night progressed the weather changed from its dismal sight to a clear starry sky. The attic soon became hot and humid; which made ... Read Chapter

Chapter Seven

Submitted: June 03, 2018

The sun shone hot and bright the next morning. Jack and Rosieanna woke feeling refreshed and cool, as they had opened the window during t... Read Chapter

Chapter Eight

Submitted: June 03, 2018

Officer Langley sighed. The day was not going well. The news had spread all over the station about what had happened the night before. La... Read Chapter

Chapter Nine

Submitted: June 03, 2018

As the night drew a starry blanket over the world Poppy woke up. She still felt tired due to her sleep being interrupted from the screams... Read Chapter

Chapter Ten

Submitted: June 03, 2018

Langley sat in his office and sighed. He had come in early to phone families of Poppy Lockwell and to track down the neighbours who had l... Read Chapter

Chapter Eleven

Submitted: June 03, 2018

Sergeant Finley and his team pulled into the driveway. He pulled up onto the grass and the rest of his team followed. Getting out of thei... Read Chapter

Chapter Twelve

Submitted: June 03, 2018

The clouds in the dark sky slowly began to clear to allow the bright sun to shine through. The jones family had been swimming until th... Read Chapter

Chapter Thirteen

Submitted: June 03, 2018

Poppy awoke from a sleepy slumber. Rubbing her eyes, she opened them and jumped out of her skin when she saw Eric sitting right next to h... Read Chapter

Chapter Fourteen

Submitted: June 03, 2018

The sun began to creep over the horizon as the small trucks and cars drove through the gates of the laboratory. The small lorries and car... Read Chapter