Home Before DarkHachette UK. 2020
'Clever, twisty, and altogether spine-chilling. . . . [A] deliciously terrifying story. . . .You'll want to read this one after dark, ideally with the wind whistling in the eaves and a window banging somewhere just out of reach. But keep the light switch handy. You just might need it' Ruth Ware, Book of the Month What was it like? Living in that house. Maggie Holt is used to such questions. Twenty-five years ago, she and her parents, Ewan and Jess, moved into a rambling Victorian estate...
Home Before DarkSimon and Schuster. 1999
In Home Before Dark, Susan Cheever, daughter of the famously talented writer John Cheever, uses previously unpublished letters, journals, and her own precious memories to create a candid and insightful tribute to her father. While producing some of the most beloved and celebrated American literature of this century, John Cheever wrestled with personal demons that deeply affected his family life as well as his career. In this poignant memoir of a man driven by boundless genius and ambition,...
Home Before DarkHarperCollins UK. 2013
In one woman’s search for a place in her daughter’s life, family secrets will be exposed and old alliances shattered. But the truth must not be denied. Sixteen years ago adolescent Jessie did the best she could for her newborn daughter – her older sister adopted baby Lila. Since then Lila has been told that Jessie is but a distant aunt.