[[ download Audible ]] The Thirteenth Tale: A NovelAuthor Diane Setterfield – Collateralloan.co

Eerie and fascinating USA Today Pitch perfect Entertainment Weekly A book that you wake in the middle of the night craving to get back to Timeless, charming, a pure pleasure to read The Thirteeth Tale is a book to savor a dozen times The San Diego Union Tribune A wholly original work told in the vein of all the best gothic classics Lovers of books about book lovers will be enthralled Booklist The shared literary landscape that The Thirteenth Tale re creates with lush precision takes us back to a time when reading could seemcompelling than life The Columbus Dispatch A spellbinding story that grabs the reader from the opening pages Toronto Sun Setterfield proves a mistress of the craft of storytelling, and her musings about the pleasures of reading are most beguiling The Guardian Readers will feel the magnetic pull of this paean to words, books and the magical power of story People This will without a doubt be one of the best books published this year Daily American Readers will be mesmerized by this story within a story tinged with the eeriness of Rebecca and the willfulness of Jane Eyre The author leaves no strand untucked at the surprising and satisfying conclusion BooklistInstantNew York Times bestseller Readers will feel the magnetic pull of this paean to words, books and the magical power of story People Eerie and fascinating USA TODAY Sometimes, when you open the door to the past, what you confront is your destinyReclusive author Vida Winter, famous for her collection of twelve enchanting stories, has spent the past six decades penning a series of alternate lives for herself Now old and ailing, she is ready to reveal the truth about her extraordinary existence and the violent and tragic past she has kept secret for so long Calling on Margaret Lea, a young biographer troubled by her own painful history, Vida disinters the life she meant to bury for good Margaret is mesmerized by the author s tale of gothic strangenessfeaturing the beautiful and willful Isabelle, the feral twins Adeline and Emmeline, a ghost, a governess, a topiary garden and a devastating fire Together, Margaret and Vida confront the ghosts that have haunted them while becoming, finally, transformed by the truth themselves