THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED SEQUEL TO REBECCA BY ONE OF OUR FINEST WRITERS. Married to the sophisticated and worldy wise Maxim, the second Mrs de Winter should be leading a happy and fulfilled life. But the vengeful ghost of Rebecca casts a long shadow over them. When the couple return to England after an absence of ten years, they think that happiness is within their reach. But they have to reckon with two hate-consumed figures with very long memories. . . .
Susan Hill has been a professional writer for over fifty years. Her books have won awards and prizes including the Whitbread, the John Llewellyn Rhys and the Somerset Maugham; and have been shortlisted for the Booker. She was awarded a CBE in the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Honours. Her novels includeStrange Meeting,I'm the King of the CastleandA Kind Man. She has also published autobiographical works and collections of short stories as well as theSimon Serraillerseries of crime novels. The play of her ghost storyThe Woman in Blackhas been running in London's West End since 1988. She is married with two adult daughters and lives in North Norfolk.