A Face at the Window: A Novel by Dennis McFarland

By Dennis McFarland

“An impossible to resist story that ventures into the ghostly geographical regions of psychology, character and intimacy” from the bestselling writer of The track Room (San Francisco Chronicle).
When their daughter leaves for faculty, newly minted empty nesters Cookson and Ellen Selway choose to get away the eerie quiet in their domestic and make a journey to London. yet now not lengthy after arriving, it turns into obvious that the Selways have traded one unsettling locale for another.

Like Cookson, a improving alcoholic and drug addict, the inn Willerton has a nerve-racking prior. Fifty years in the past, a tender woman fell to her demise from one of many hotel’s home windows, and her ghost is haunting Cookson, slowly drawing him again towards the darkness that when fed on him. As Cookson descends right into a spiral of self-destruction, he's joined through extra apparitions, every one reflecting the worst elements of himself and forcing him to confront the blunders of his prior that experience tormented him for years.

From the prestigious writer of the Washington Post top publication of the Year Nostalgia and the New York Times–bestselling The track Room, this can be “a gripping, trendy, constantly exciting novel” that gives a literary spin at the conventional ghost tale (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution).

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