Publish date: 2015-07-01
Publisher: Hesperus Press
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
'My little love isn't going to do anything that spoils her Everard's plans after all the trouble he has taken?' he said, seeing that with her mouth slightly open she gazed at him in an obvious astonishment and didn't say a word. Vera, written in 1921 and partly informed by von Arnim's marriage to E...
Vera is a deeply disturbing and harrowing look on a mentally abusive relationship. Reading this book made me feel sick to my stomach, because it is that kind of domestic horror that could happen to everyone if you happen to meet the wrong person. The way that von Arnim slowly unravels the disturbing...