|Pages/Publication Date:||400 / 2018|
Bereft after the death of her husband, Nora finds herself alone and caring for her grandson Micheal, who can neither speak nor walk. A handmaid, Mary, arrives to help Nora just as rumors begin to spread through their Irish village that Micheal is a changeling child who is bringing bad luck to the valley. Determined to banish evil, Nora and Mary enlist the help of Nance, an elderly wanderer who understands the magic of the old ways. But will it be enough to save them from the hostility of their superstitious community?
"A literary novel with the pace and tension of a thriller that takes us on a frightening journey towards an unspeakable tragedy."—Paula Hawkins