In the summer of 1959 Stella Raphael joins her psychiatrist husband, Max, at his new posting a maximum security hospital for the criminally insane Beautiful and headstrong, Stella soon falls under the spell of Edgar Stark, a brilliant and magnetic sculptor who has been confined to the hospital for murdering his wife in a psychotic rage.But Stella s knowledge of Edgar s crime is no hindrance to the volcanic attraction that ensues a passion that will consume Stella s sanity and destroy her and the lives of those around her. Read Asylum – cosmologychris.co.uk
Patrick McGrath was born on 7th February, 1950 in London and grew up near Broadmoor Hospital where his father was Medical Superintendent He was educated at Stonyhurst College He is a British novelist whose work has been categorized as gothic fiction He is married to actress Maria Aitken and lives in New York City.
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- Patrick McGrath
- 25 February 2018 Patrick McGrath