An epic 19th century panorama encompassing
London, Paris and the dark streets of Venice.
“A psychological journey from safety into obsession and secrecy. It mirrors a physical journey from flamboyant Regency England through a defeated Europe struggling to create a new order after the upheavals of the Napoleonic conquests.”
“A book that's revealing, surprising, compelling, gripping.”
The most compelling Gothic novel of
A quirky, darkly mischievous novel about love, obsession and the burden of charisma, played out against the backdrop of Venice's watery, decadent glory.
Complete and unabridged audiobook
13 hours — 11 CDs — £35.95 — ISBN 978-1-874703-80-8
Download edition available now from iTunes and Audible
Performed by Miriam Margolyes
Strange and haunting, a gothic novel
with a modern consciousness.
love and obsession since Rebecca
Meet Janet Todd
In conversation with Ruth Scurr at Waterstones, Piccadilly in London. Introduced by Miriam Margolyes.