In a small town by the river Nila, a thirty-five-year-old writer kills herself. No one knows why. Fifty-two years later, an antique cupboard in a private resort opens to reveal a frightened child. And the mystery begins to unravel. From the bestselling author of Ladies Coupe comes an unusual new novel about the intensity ? and consequences ? of desire.
ANITA NAIR IS A FINE WRITER WITH A GREAT SENSE OF CHARACTER… AND AN EYE FOR TELLING DETAIL. SHE CAN MOVE FROM TENDER COMPASSION TO SENSUALITY TO RAGING HATRED… A COMPELLING TELLER OF STORIES.
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