About this book
A new, paperback edition of Donoghue's historical novel, set in Victorian England. From the author of the bestselling and Booker shortlisted "Room", this is an earlier novel which has been republished, and will delight fans of Sarah Waters. It follows a young woman who finds herself drawn into aiding a friend in her extramarital, obsessive affair with a young army officer. Over 750,000 copies of "Room" have been sold to date. 'Blissfully readable and immaculately researched' "The Times"
From the bestselling author of Room comes a delicious tale of secrets, betrayal and forbidden love