With a viewpoint that shifts as crisply as cards in the hands of a blackjack dealer, Carol Shields introduces us to two shell-shocked veterans of the wars of the heart. There's Fay, a folklorist whose passion for mermaids has kept her...
Women -- Fiction
- Auteur:Shields, CarolSommaire:
- Auteur:WALTERS, MinetteSommaire:
The discovery of a rotting, unidentifiable corpse in the ice house adjoing Phoebe Maybury's ancestral home marks the start of a harrowing murder investigation for the three women living there.
- Auteur:BURGH, AnitaSommaire:
It is 1859. At age three, Eliza Forester is left motherless when her father orders his wife from the house. He keeps the child not out of love, but to spite his wife. Here is a woman who loses everything and very nearly her sanity.
- Auteur:Brayfield, CeliaSommaire:
Michael Knight is a paradox, a man who consumes and destroys the people he claims to love, and whose compulsive love affairs reap passion, despair, hatred and finally, murder.