Helen lives in a small town called Barrow-in-Furness with her husband and five children and has done since she was born. It gets some bad press, but really is a lovely place to live. Surrounded by coastline and not far from the beautiful Lake District. She has always loved writing and reading, she loves reading books which make the hair on the back of her neck stand on end. Unable to find enough scary stories to read she decided to write her own.
Her debut novel 'The Ghost House' was published by Carina UK in October 2013 and went on to become a best seller along with the rest of the Annie Graham series. The Secrets of the Shadows, The Forgotten Cottage, The Lake House, The Girls in the Woods. Helen's sixth book The Good Sisters will be released in October and is a standalone scary, ghost story.
The Ghost House (The Annie Graham crime series, Book 1)
'A perfect story to read now the colder weather is drawing in' - Book Reviews by Claire Do you believe in ghost stories?
'I'm coming to find you, ready or not.'
There's not much that scares Annie Graham. Not even the horrors she has witnessed during her years on the police force.
The Secrets Of The Shadows (The Annie Graham crime series, Book 2)
One little girl, one missing child. One historical mystery colliding with the future.
Sophie was afraid of the man in the shadows. He terrified her, but he would always disappear when someone else came. But one day in June 1984, she didn't escape. He took her.
The Forgotten Cottage (The Annie Graham crime series, Book 3)
The Forgotten Cottage, the eagerly-awaited and chillingly terrifying new book in Helen Phifer's best-selling 'Annie Graham' series.
Annie Graham has fought her demons, and is ready to leave them behind. Her new cottage seems like the new start she's craved: quiet and quaint, it's empty of the memories which have haunted her for so long.
The Lake House (The Annie Graham crime series, Book 4)
A serial killer on the loose. A mystery that must be solved before time runs out.
Elderly Martha Beckett is a prisoner in her own home, and has been ever since her older brother disappeared at just nine years old. He went to hide in the cellar and never came back. And now Martha has sworn to protect anyone else from the evils lurking just below her floorboards. But whatever it is, has woken up - and is hungry again…
The Girls In The Woods (The Annie Graham crime series, Book 5)
'Thriller lovers will be riveted by this novel. Beautifully written, good character description and that twist at the end… you're gonna love it!' - SerialReader on Goodreads Don't go into the woods. Because you're in for a big surprise…