With echoes of Wuthering Heights and Rebecca, Robert Goolrick's intoxicating debut novel delivers a classic tale of suspenseful seduction, set in a world that seems to have gone temporarily off its axis.
Topics: Family, Marriage, Wisconsin, 1910s, Suspenseful, Dark, Murder, Gothic, Betrayal, Secrets, Arranged Marriage, and 20th Century
I thought this book was going to be just another "pretty good read, maybe a bit of juicy romance" Boy! was I ever wrong.This book has it all seduction, money, love, sex, greed and hardcore true grit. This book will stick with you for a long time.
Goolrick brought to life the intensity and desperation that only a Wisconsin winter can bring. This book was nothing but stunning. The depth and growth in these characters was first-rate. Ralph, Catherine, and Antonio were captivating. This novel will sweep off one's feet! This is it! read more