The rich and compelling new novel from the author of EDDIE'S BASTARD.
William Kowalski is the author of EDDIE'S BASTARD, winner of South Africa's Exclusive Books Ama-Boeke Prize; SOMEWHERE SOUTH OF HERE; and THE ADVENTURES OF FLASH JACKSON, all published by Black Swan. Born in Ohio and raised in Erie, Pennsylvania, he now lives in Nova Scotia, Canada with his wife and daughter.
" 'A gripping novel... Kowalski's characters are vividly drawn and refreshingly free of cliche. An enchanting read' - Evening Standard. 'Atmospheric, emotional and beautifully eloquent, Kowalski weaves an engrossing story' - Daily Record. 'He has the knack of making you care for his characters... William Kowalski has more than a little in common with Barbara Trapido' - Guardian. 'The story is as enchanting as the house. The plot is powerful...surges forwards with tremendous pace and vigour. Kowalski's greatest skill is balancing the smart pace with the gradual intensification of tension and it's this, above all, that is compelling' - Observer"