The Lake Of Dreams

Kim Edwards



From the author of the bestselling and beloved novel The Memory Keeper's Daughter Kim Edwards, comes a mesmerizing story of startling family secrets and lies in the Sunday Times bestselling novel The Lake of Dreams The darkest secrets are the ones we hide from ourselves. . .Ten years ago, traumatized by her father's death, Lucy left her home and her country. Now, she returns to her family's rambling lakeside home to lay old ghosts to rest. Sleepless one night, Lucy makes a momentous discovery.

Locked in a moonlit window seat is a collection of family heirlooms - objects whose secrets no one was ever supposed to find. Piecing together her family's true history, she realizes that the story she has always been told was a fiction . . .Mesmerizing and haunting, The Lake of Dreams is a startling story of family secrets and lies, lost love and redemption, and of the many pieces and puzzles that make up a life.

‘An emotional novel with lyrical touches' Sunday Times’ Beautifully plotted and breathtakingly accomplished' Daily Express ‘An absorbing, perceptive and moving tale' Daily Mail ‘A powerful saga' Good Housekeeping ‘An epic of discovery and deception' She ‘A page-turner' Red Kim Edwards is the author of the bestselling The Memory Keeper's Daughter and a collection of short stories, The Secrets of a Fire King. Her honors include the Whiting Award and the Nelson Algren Award, as well as the Kentucky Literary Award, a National Magazine Award, and a grant from the Neste is Associate Professor of English at the University of Kentucky.

Language English
ISBN-10 067092024X
ISBN-13 978-0-670-92024-2
No of pages 384
Font Size Medium
Book Publisher Viking
Published Date 20 Jan 2011

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