Diane Setterfield - Bellman & Black

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 1:00pm

Bellman & Black ($19.99) is a dark and mesmerizing ghost story guaranteed to haunt you to your very core. As a boy, William Bellman commits one small, cruel act: killing a bird with his slingshot. Little does he know the unforeseen and terrible consequences of the deed, which is soon forgotten amidst the riot of boyhood games. By the time he is grown, with a wife and children of his own, William seems to be a man blessed by fortune—until tragedy strikes and the stranger in black comes. Then he starts to wonder if all his happiness is about to be eclipsed. Desperate to save the one precious thing he has left, William enters into a rather strange bargain, with an even stranger partner, to found a decidedly macabre business. And Bellman & Black is born.

Diane Setterfield is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Thirteenth Tale, and a former academic, specializing in twentieth-century French literature, particularly the works of Andre Gide. She lives in Yorkshire, England.



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ISBN: 9781476711959
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Atria Books - November 5th, 2013

#1 New York Times bestselling author

"An astonishing work of genius."--Bookreporter.com

"Magically transformative."--Bookpage

Can one moment in time haunt you forever?