Asylum

Asylum

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From our most celebrated writer of the psychological thriller comes this nerve-wracking yet eerily beautiful work of erotic obsession and madness. In the summer of 1959, Stella Raphael joins her psychiatrist husband, Max, at his new posting-a maximum-security hospital for the criminally insane. Beautiful and headstrong, Stella soon falls under the spell of Edgar Stark, a brilliant and magnetic sculptor who has been confined to the hospital for murdering his wife in a psychotic rage. But Stella's knowledge of Edgar's crime is no hindrance to the volcanic attraction that ensues-a passion that will consume Stella's sanity and destroy her and the lives of those around her.
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Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 162.6 x 180.3 x 40.6mm | 362.88g
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged
  • 0792733347
  • 9780792733348

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"A book so rewarding to read that I found myself spacing out chapters, restraining my curiosity to savor the elegant sentences. This is a thrilling book to read if only for its plot."
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6,084 ratings
3.76 out of 5 stars
5 25% (1,501)
4 39% (2,383)
3 26% (1,578)
2 8% (484)
1 2% (138)
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