The Victorian Chaise-Longue
Format: Kindle Edition
Publish date: 2014-06-17
Publisher: Persephone Books Ltd
Pages no: 152
Edition language: English
"Will you give me your word of honour," said Melanie, "that I am not going to die?" I love it when a book starts with a first sentence that packs a punch. With this one, we immediately know that what follows will be a story of life and death. The Victorian Chaise-longue is a very short (99 pages)...
“The Victorian Chaise-Longue” is a short gothic horror about a 1950s bedridden housewife who falls asleep on an old chaise-longue and awakens eighty years in the past. The main character, Melanie, takes on the life of a deathly ill Victorian woman named Millie Baines. Little does she know that secre...