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March 4, 2018 @ 11:30 am
  • Fiction

The Silent Companions: Laura Purcell


Colchester Castle, Castle Park
Colchester, CO1 1TJ
£5 (27yrs and under)

Box Office:

Mercury Theatre
01206 573948
(c) Mae Photography

Inspired by the work of Shirley Jackson and Susan Hill, and set in a crumbling country mansion, The Silent Companions is an unsettling gothic ghost story to send a shiver down the spine… A fantastic debut novel from Colchester based author Laura Purcell.


This event is part of Essex Book Festival’s PLACE weekend in Colchester. Click here for a list of events taking place as part of the hub.

FESTIVAL 4 – MULTIPLE EVENT OFFER: This year we are offering four events for the price of three on selected talks – Just choose any four events with the ‘Festival 4’ symbol when booking in person, over the phone or online.








Colchester Castle
Castle Park
Colchester, CO1 1TJ