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.
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
- 26 May 2017 Patrick McGrath