Sarah Perry



ISBN: 9781788160674


OBSERVER BEST FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR 2018SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2019 DYLAN THOMAS PRIZEOh friend, take my hand – I’ve been so lonely!One winter night in Prague, Helen Franklin encounters her friend Karel, half-mad with fear.He has come into possession of a mysterious old manuscript, filled with testimonies that speak to Helen from 17th-century England, wartime Czechoslovakia, the sweat-soaked streets of Manila and 1920’s Turkey. All of them tell of being followed by a tall, silent woman in black, bearing a terrible message.Helen reads its contents with intrigue, but everything in her life is about to change.

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Weight 1 kg