The Girl Who Couldn't Read

byJohn Harding

Paperback | May 12, 2015

The Girl Who Couldn't Read by John Harding
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A sinister Gothic tale in the tradition of The Woman in Black and The Fall of the House of UsherNew England, The 1890sWhen a young doctor begins work at an isolated mental asylum, he is expected to fall in with the shocking regime for treating the patients. He is soon intrigued by one patient, a strange amnesiac girl who is fascinated by books but cannot read. He embarks upon a desperate experiment to save her but when his own dark past begins to catch up with him, he realises it is she who is his only hope of escape.In this chilling literary thriller from a master storyteller, everyone has something to hide and no one is what they seem.
Title:The Girl Who Couldn't ReadFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:304 pages, 7.8 X 5.08 X 0 inShipping dimensions:304 pages, 7.8 X 5.08 X 0 inPublished:May 12, 2015Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0007324251

ISBN - 13:9780007324255

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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