New with slight imperfections or used with very minimal signs of wear.
From the Publisher
Sheila Kohler is on tour to promote the paperback reprints
of Crossways and The Perfect Place.
"A wholly entrancing narrative. . . . Kohler has a fine ear
for truth and untruth and the musical possibilities of their
-J.M. Coetzee, Nobel Prize-winning author of
At a hotel in Switzerland, a mysterious and elegant woman is
recovering from an unspecified illness. One day, a man approaches
her on the terrace. "You were a friend of Daisy Summers," he says.
With that simple statement begins the unraveling of a decades-old
mystery and a journey into a mind as fascinatingly intelligent and
amoral as readers have seen since Patricia Highsmith unleashed
The Talented Mr. Ripley.
Other Press is proud to reissue Sheila Kohler''s stunning debut
novel. In the fifteen years since first publication of The
Perfect Place, Kohler has staked her own terrain in a series
of unique and seductive novels and short stories that have been
"Once in a while a novel appears which stands out. . . . The
Perfect Place is such a book. . . . Convincing as case
history, and an engrossing entertainment."
-Sunday Times (U.K.)
"Magnificent . . . totally gripping through Kohler''s subtle and
poetic mastery of style and form. Unforgettable." -D.M. Thomas,
author of The White Hotel