Crown Publishers, 1993 - 440 pages
The Edgar Award-winning author of The Telling of Tales returns with a psychological thriller set in a Toronto mental hospital. Lilah Kemp, a sometime spiritualist, inadvertently lets Kurtz, the diabolical character from Conrad's Heart of Darkness out of page 92--and can't get him back in.
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On a winter s day, while a blizzard raged through the streets of Toronto, Lilah
Kemp inadvertently set Kurtz free from page 92 of Heart of Darkness. Horror-
stricken, she tried to force him back between the covers. The escape took place
at the ...
Lilah had now been a patient at the Queen Street Mental Health Centre for three
years. For the first of these, she was ... When she was first discharged, Doctor
Bagg had written in the Queen Street registry, Lilah Kemp: residual
You, of course, are Lilah Kemp. It's a pleasure to meet you." "Thank you," said
Lilah. "I can say the same." There was a short, somewhat awkward pause, in
which Lilah forgot to invite Marlow to be seated. He said: "this is Grendel, my dog.
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LibraryThing ReviewAvis d'utilisateur - gypsysmom - LibraryThing
This is not my favourite of Findlay's books as I found it quite dark and depressing. I suppose that one should read Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad before one reads this book in order to truly ... Consulter l'avis complet
LibraryThing ReviewAvis d'utilisateur - arubabookwoman - LibraryThing
Epidemic in Toronto; Kurtz has escaped from The Heart of Darkness; Marlow must stop him before it's too late. It's hard to describe this book. It is very entertaining, yet explores somber and ... Consulter l'avis complet
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