Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 02.11.2017 - 480 Seiten
A stunning new hardback edition of Margaret Atwood's classic work of true crime 'an explosive mixture of murder, sex and class conflict' (Daily Mail) soon to be a major Netflix original series
Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize
Shortlisted for the Orange Prize
1859. Sixteen years have passed since teenaged Grace was locked up for the cold-blooded murder of her employer Thomas Kinnear and his lover, Nancy Montgomery. Saved from the gallows where her alleged accomplice was hanged, Grace claims to have no memory of the events which changed her life for ever.
Dr Simon Jordan is an expert in the field of amnesia. His objective is to unlock the dormant part of Grace 's mind and discover the truth behind one of the most enigmatic and notorious women of all time.
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - nancyjean19 - LibraryThing
This was the kind of book that I would suddenly realize I had read 100 pages of, nothing had really happened, but I didn't mind. It immerses the reader in both the mind of its main character, Grace ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - juniperSun - LibraryThing
A tale of the regrettable circumstances of women's lives in the 1800's. I'm not sure I wanted to be in the head of Grace Marks or Dr Simon Jordan, but the tale is well-composed and compelling. Vollständige Rezension lesen