Marnie appears to be charming and efficient. A true professional. But inwardly she is unscrupulous, a rebel against society and the law.
When she starts working for a small family firm, two of the partners vie for her attentions, and as Mark Rutland, the younger partner, forces his way into Marnie’s world he becomes desperate to understand her. Why is she so cynical, so uncaring? Why is she a thief and a liar?
Who is the real Marnie?
Mark sets a trap . . . but it is not only Marnie who is caught . . .
‘A crime novel of considerable suspense, and great distinction’ Spectator
‘The incomparable Winston Graham . . . who has everything that anyone else has, then a whole lot more’ Guardian
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - john257hopper - LibraryThing
This 1961 psychological novel was the basis for Hitchcock's film of the same name starring Tippi Hedren and Sean Connery. The action of the book takes place in the UK (as opposed to the US in the film ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pamelad - LibraryThing
Marnie is a good-looking young woman who gets jobs under false identities, then robs her employers. She becomes trapped in an unwanted marriage in an attempt to keep the details of her life secret. Psychological suspense let down by a melodramatic ending. Read full review
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