Cockshut Grange is a tale of witchcraft, murder and revenge centred around an historical family feud. When Dr. Stuart Carney, together with his wife and their two children, decides to move away from the pressures of city life and into the green tranquillity of the Irish countryside, little does he suspect that the rumours of witchcraft circulating the small village of Lisnacally might actually be true. However,a series of terrifying and inexplicable events soon force him to confront the truth - that not only is there a witch in residence,but also that someone - or something - is trying to kill his entire family.His wife Jo,meanwhile,finds herself increasingly drawn into the bizarre world of Davey McFie,a young,enigmatic busker. Unable to extricate herself, she decides to take drastic action,a decision which proves to have shocking consequences.
Keywords: witchcraft, horror, demon, death, magic, murder, revenge, hunter versus hunted, witch's familiar, spells, witchfinder, torture chamber, family feud, ritual sacrifice, gallows tree, grimoire, scythe, Kilkenny, ring fort, farmstead