Literature and Fiction ebooks
Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; Reprint edition (November 17, 2001)
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.8 x 8.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 252696
Format: PDF Text djvu book
"Highsmith's novels are peerlessly disturbing...bad dreams that keep us thrashing for the rest of the night." ―The New YorkerFor two years, Walter Stackhouse has been a faithful and supportive husband to his wife, Clara. She is distant and neurotic, and Walter finds himself harboring gruesome fantasies about her demise. When Clara's dead body turns up at the bottom of a cliff in a manner uncannily...
The Blunderer reviews:
Dark novel of a would-be murdererContains Spoilers!The Blunderer is a man named Walter whose wife is such a shrew that the reader would forgive him for doing away with her. He doesn’t but thinks about...