Three famous novels by one of the great storytellers
Maxim de Winter's young wife is overwhelmed by his Cornish home of Manderley - and haunted by the presence of his dead first wife, Rebecca. One of the classic thrillers of all time.
Lady Dona St Columb yearns for a life of love, danger and sweetness. She flees the stews of Restoration London for remote Navron, seeking peace in its solitary woods and hidden creeks. There she finds boundless passion and a terrible choice...
Stark and forbidding, Jamaica Inn stands alone on bleak Bodmin Moor, its very walls tainted with corruption. Young Mary Yellan is caught up in a web of black secrets and as the drama in this famous gothic masterpiece heightens, Mary must find someone to trust.
Daphne du Maurier (1907-89) was born in London, educated at home and in Paris, and lived for much of her life in her beloved Cornwall, the setting for many of her novels. Most of her novels have been bestsellers and many have been made into films. She is considered one of the most accomplished novelists of the twentieth century.