Uncle Silas

Uncle Silas

by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Epub (Kobo), Epub (Adobe) Publication Date: 21/02/2017

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Family secrets and sinister plots abound in this beautifully atmospheric Victorian gothic thriller from a celebrated Irish author.


For Maud Ruthyn, life is lonely in a mansion with no family besides her melancholic father. But when Madame de la Rougierre is hired to be her governess, Maud finds herself in the clutches of a mysterious and malevolent woman. When her caregiver is eventually dismissed, Maud is relieved to have the woman out of her life. But it isn’t long before she encounters the madame again.

 

With the passing of her father, Maud is sent to live with her Uncle Silas at Bartram-Haugh until she can inherit the family estate. Feeling increasingly trapped in her uncle’s home, Maud is shocked to learn that Madame de la Rougierre is at her uncle’s service. And when Madame is instructed to escort Maud to London, the young girl begins to see through the shadows of deceit: No one intends for her to leave Bartram-Haugh alive.

 

J. Sheridan Le Fanu’s most famous novel, Uncle Silas is an eerie psychological thriller and has been translated into several languages as well as adapted for film*.*

 

This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.

 

ISBN:
9781504043618
9781504043618
Category:
Classic fiction
Format:
Epub (Kobo), Epub (Adobe)
Publication Date:
21-02-2017
Language:
English
Publisher:
Open Road Media

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