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The Chimney Sweeper's Boy

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An unforgettable tale of mystery and obsession by Barbara Vine (pseudonym of Ruth Rendell, winner of the Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Award for lifetime achievement)

This is the utterly absorbing story of best-selling novelist Gerald Candless, whose sudden death from a heart attack leaves behind a wife and two doting daughters. To sort through her grief, one of his daughters, Sarah, decides to write a biography of her internationally celebrated father.
Within hours of beginning her research, Sarah comes across the first of what will be many shocking revelations. As her life is slowly torn apart, a terrible logic finally emerges to explain her mother's remoteness, her father's need to continually reinvent himself in his work, and a long-forgotten London murder.


From the Hardcover edition.


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Publisher: Crown

Kindle Book

  • Release date: October 24, 2012

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9780307801159
  • Release date: October 24, 2012

EPUB ebook

  • ISBN: 9780307801159
  • File size: 2302 KB
  • Release date: October 24, 2012

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Kindle Book
OverDrive Read
EPUB ebook

Languages

English

An unforgettable tale of mystery and obsession by Barbara Vine (pseudonym of Ruth Rendell, winner of the Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Award for lifetime achievement)

This is the utterly absorbing story of best-selling novelist Gerald Candless, whose sudden death from a heart attack leaves behind a wife and two doting daughters. To sort through her grief, one of his daughters, Sarah, decides to write a biography of her internationally celebrated father.
Within hours of beginning her research, Sarah comes across the first of what will be many shocking revelations. As her life is slowly torn apart, a terrible logic finally emerges to explain her mother's remoteness, her father's need to continually reinvent himself in his work, and a long-forgotten London murder.


From the Hardcover edition.


Expand title description text
  • Details

    Publisher:
    Crown

    Kindle Book
    Release date: October 24, 2012

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9780307801159
    Release date: October 24, 2012

    EPUB ebook
    ISBN: 9780307801159
    File size: 2302 KB
    Release date: October 24, 2012

  • Creators
  • Formats
    Kindle Book
    OverDrive Read
    EPUB ebook
  • Languages
    English