Blackwater 5: The Fortune
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: 1986
Publisher: Corgi Books
Pages no: 172
Edition language: English
Series: Blackwater (#5)
The Fortune is the fifth volume in McDowell's Blackwater Saga and it continues the story of the Caskey clan... With Miriam and Billy handling the Mill and the Caskey's finances, they all have amassed a substantial fortune. The Caskey's are now the leading landholders and millionaires in Perdido an...
The fifth installment in the Caskey saga slips into the realm of family drama, lulling readers into what is surely a false sense of security as the shadows slip offstage....but only momentarily.Surely just a brief respite before what is sure to be an epic Southern Gothic finale.
This was the fifth book in the Blackwater series and it's just as good as the first. Somehow this has morphed out of being a horror story,(if it ever was), into something altogether different. Now, it's more of a southern soap opera with a creepy twist and I still love it. I highly recommend thi...
"The Fortune" is the fifth book of six in Michael McDowell's Southern Gothic saga "Blackwater".This installment is about the Caskey family post-WWII. The financial posturing of the previous few decades has started to bear fruit and the Caskeys grow wealthier than they have ever been.With the final b...