Bellman & Black: A Ghost Story by Diane Setterfield. Killing a bird with his slingshot as a boy, William Bellman grows up a wealthy family man unaware of how his act of childhood cruelty will have terrible consequences until a wrenching tragedy compels him to enter into a macabre bargain with a stranger in black. Ghosts Stories, Dust Jackets, Bellman, Dust Covers, Book Jackets, Diane Setterfield, Black, Book Reviews, Dust Wrappers
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