Steve Griffin author

Welcome to my website! I write chilling ghost stories, thrilling young adult adventure, and inspiring poetry. My books include The Boy in the Burgundy Hood, a ghost story, the adventure mystery series, The Secret of the Tirthas and two collections of poetry.


“This book was suitably creepy and I really enjoyed it. Twists and turns that weren’t predictable and with a believable background setting. Would be good as a Christmas Eve ghost story gift…” Latest 5-star Amazon review of The Boy in the Burgundy Hood

Looking for the ideal Christmas stocking filler? Here’s a short reading from my latest novel, The Boy in the Burgundy Hood, to whet your appetite:

The Boy in the Burgundy Hood is the story of a young woman, Alice Deaton, who can’t believe her luck when she lands her dream job at a medieval English manor house. Mired in debt, the elderly owners have transferred their beloved Bramley to a heritage trust and Alice must prepare it for public opening in the spring.

But then the ghosts start appearing – the woman with the wounded hand and the boy in the burgundy hood – and Alice realises why her predecessor might have left the isolated house so soon after starting.

As she peels back the layers of the mystery, the secrets Alice uncovers at Bramley’s heart will be dark – darker than she could ever have imagined…

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