'A knock-out ghost story' Daily Telegraph
'A fascinating and richly atmospheric story that I couldn't put down' New Books
'There was someone else in the room. I could feel it in my flesh. If I just turned my head a fraction, she'd be there.' When Rachel arrives in her mother's isolated country house, she knows that packing everything up will bring back painful memories of what she has lost. But she soon senses that there's something else too - a presence in the house, not quite tangible, trying to make itself known. Unsettled, she starts to piece together fragments of a life lived there long before: a woman caught up in turbulent times, and drawn inexorably to a dangerous man...