The Cry Of The Owl

Paperback | July 12, 2011

byPatricia Highsmith

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In a small Pennsylvania town, Robert Forrester is recuperating from a nasty divorce and a bout of psychological trouble. One evening, while driving home, he sees a pretty young woman framed by her bright kitchen window. Soon, he can't keep himself away. But when Robert is inevitably discovered, obsession is turned on its head, and he finds himself unable to shake the young woman, nor entirely sure whether he should. Recently made into a major motion picture starring Julia Stiles and Paddy Considine, The Cry of the Owl is essential Highsmith, a modern classic ready to be reborn.

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In a small Pennsylvania town, Robert Forrester is recuperating from a nasty divorce and a bout of psychological trouble. One evening, while driving home, he sees a pretty young woman framed by her bright kitchen window. Soon, he can't keep himself away. But when Robert is inevitably discovered, obsession is turned on its head, and he f...

Patricia Highsmith wrote twenty-one novels including "Strangers on a Train"& the "Ripley" series. She died in 1995 in Switzerland, where she resided much of her life.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.87 inPublished:July 12, 2011Publisher:Grove/AtlanticLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0802145159

ISBN - 13:9780802145154

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