From The Bestselling Author Of House Of Shadows And The Phantom Tree Comes A Spellbinding Tale Of Jealousy, Greed, Plotting And Revenge Part History, Part Mystery For Fans Of Kate Morton, Susanna Kearsley And Barbara ErskineLondon, 1765Lady Isabella Gerard, A Respectable Member Of Georgian Society, Orders Her Maid To Take Her New Golden Gown And Destroy It, Its Shimmering Beauty Tainted By The Actions Of Her Brutal Husband The Night Before.Three Months Later, Lord Gerard Stands At The Shoreline Of The Lake, Looking Down At A Woman Wearing The Golden Gown As The Body Slowly Rolls Over To Reveal Her Face, It S Clear This Was Not His Intended Victim 250 Years Later When A Gown She Stole From A Historic Home As A Child Is Mysteriously Returned To Fenella Brightwell, It Begins To Possess Her In Exactly The Same Way That It Did As A Girl Soon The Fragile New Life Fen Has Created For Herself Away From Her Abusive Ex Husband Is Threatened At Its Foundations By The Gown S Power Over Her Until She Can T Tell What Is Real And What Is Imaginary.As Fen Uncovers About The Gown And Isabella S Story, She Begins To See The Parallels With Her Own Life When Each Piece Of History Is Revealed, The Gown And Its Past Seems To Possess Her And , Culminating In A Dramatic Revelation Set To Destroy Her Sanity.
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- 320 pages
- The Woman in the Lake
- Nicola Cornick
- 17 May 2018 Nicola Cornick