Written by Daphne du Maurier

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

Publisher: Victor Gollancz Ltd
Pages: 449
Genre: Crime, Gothic, mystery, romance
Published: 1938-08-05
Original Language: English

Ancient, beautiful Manderley, between the rose garden and the sea, is the county's showpiece. Rebecca made it so - even a year after her death, Rebecca's influence still rules there. How can Maxim de Winter's shy new bride ever fill her place or escape her vital shadow? A shadow that grows longer and darker as the brief summer fades, until, in a moment of climatic revelations, it threatens to eclipse Manderley and its inhabitants completely...