Daily Archives: 10/16/2006

The Thirteenth Tale 3

The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield is, in the end, a ghost story, but not the kind I expected. Vida Winter, “the world’s most famous living author,” is ill. Though she’s always resisted biographers in the past, she has summoned the daughter of a bookseller, Margaret Lea, to write her story. As Margaret listens, the […]