by Daphne Du Maurier , Introduction by Sally Beauman
Category: Fiction / General
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Publication date: 1 May 2003
Number of pages: 352
Philip Ashley is orphaned at an early age and raised by his bachelor uncle Ambrose, who falls in love and marries while travelling in Italy and dies there in suspicious circumstances. When Ambrose's widow turns up in England, Philip is drawn to her, but might she have had a hand in Ambrose's death.
What the papers say:
In the same category as REBECCA, but an even more consummate piece of storytelling GUARDIAN From the first page ... the reader is back in the moody, brooding atmosphere of Rebecca NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
Daphne du Maurier (1907-1989) was born in London and educated at home and in Paris. Her books, which are set in Cornwall, have nearly all been bestsellers.
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