The Brimstone Wedding
Both a finely crafted mystery and a disturbingly honest depiction of the kinship between love and madness, The Brimstone Wedding tells an unsettling story about the power and the poison of love. A gracious, dignified woman, who's dying in an English nursing home, reveals the secrets of her erotic past to her young caretaker.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - EmScape - LibraryThing
The cover blurbs mismanaged my expectations for this book. It was described as "chilling" and "deliciously evil." Heavy foreshadowing revealed the eventual "twist" early on, but I kept reading ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jayne_charles - LibraryThing
I read on the back of Barbara Vine's books (Grasshopper I think it was) that she 'writes very well about young people'. I thought they had that the wrong way round - I'd say she writes very well about ... Read full review