My rating: 4 stars
Daphne du Maurier cleverly plays with our perceptions of some of the characters featured in My Cousin Rachel by making us constantly doubt their intentions. 878 more words
What’s Monte Verità all about?:
The second story in Daphne du Maurier’s collection focuses on a mysterious mountain cult who are promised immortality but there is a price to pay. 605 more words
My cousin Rachel. A bewitching and remarkable multi-layered novel.
Warning! Spoilers ahead.
So glad I discovered this book via a book lovers club. Not sure if my write-up qualifies as a full-fledged review rather than as a set of observations and analysis of the story. 1,571 more words
When first getting into reading classics, like most people I often headed straight for an author’s most well-known and popular work. These books are usually regarded as an author’s ‘best’, the ones you are most likely to enjoy and the ones which will give you the best introduction to their work and style. 542 more words