By Arthur Phillips
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“Angelica impresses first as a shrewdpermanent send-up of the overdue Victorian novel, after which turns into its personal very unique thing. it's engrossing, deeply relocating, and—precisely since it is moving—very frightening.”—Stephen King
London, the Eighteen Eighties. in the dead of night of evening, a chilling spectre is making its approach in the course of the Barton loved ones, soaring over the sound asleep daughter and terrorizing her fragile mom. Are those visions actual, or is there whatever extra sinister, and extra human, to worry? because the family’s tale is informed a number of occasions from assorted views, occasions are recast, sym- pathies shift, and not anything is because it seems.
Set on the sunrise of psychoanalysis and the height of spiritualism’s popularity, Angelica is a spellbinding Victorian ghost tale, an fascinating literary and mental puzzle, and a completely glossy exploration of identification, fact, and love.
Praise for Angelica
“Starts as a ghost tale . . . becomes a brilliant, ever-proliferating story of mingled explanations, mental threat, and delicately informed crises of urge for food and loneliness.”—The New Yorker
“Spellbinding . . . cements this younger novelist’s attractiveness as the best writers in America.”—The Washington submit e-book World
BONUS: This variation comprises excerpts from Arthur Phillips's The Tragedy of Arthur, The music Is You, Prague, and The Egyptologist.
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Angelica: A Novel by Arthur Phillips