By John Harwood
A super new Gothic mystery from the acclaimed writer of The Ghost Writer and [i]The Seance
Confused and disoriented, Georgina Ferrars awakens in a small room in Tregannon residence, a personal asylum in a distant nook of britain. She has no reminiscence of the earlier few weeks. The general practitioner, Maynard Straker, tells her that she admitted herself less than the identify Lucy Ashton the day prior to, then suffered a seizure. whilst she insists he has improper her for somebody else, Dr. Straker sends a telegram to her uncle, who replies that Georgina Ferrars is at domestic with him in London: “Your sufferer has to be an imposter.”
Suddenly her voluntary confinement turns into involuntary. who's the girl in her uncle’s condominium? And what has turn into of her most useful possessions, a dragonfly pin left to her by way of her mom and a writing case containing her magazine, the single checklist of these lacking weeks? Georgina’s perilous quest to loose herself takes us from a cliffside cottage at the Isle of Wight to the key passages of Tregannon apartment and right into a net of hidden relations ties on which her survival relies.
Another scrumptious learn from the writer praised through Ruth Rendell as having “a present for growing suspense, it seems that easily, as though it belongs within the nature of fiction.”