The classic novel of romantic suspense, now beautifully repackaged. . . . “Du Maurier is in a class by herself.”—New York Times
“Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again.”
So begins one of the most revered and beloved modern novels, Daphne du Maurier’s haunting and suspenseful tale of love and deception, devotion and evil. In an isolated gray stone mansion on the windswept Cornish coast, the second Mrs. Maxim de Winter—the naive young bride of a man she barely knows—begins a new life. But her happiness is soon overshadowed by phantoms
of a time long dead. In every corner of every room of the immense and forbidding estate are mementos to a past devotedly preserved by Manderley’s sinister housekeeper, Mrs. Danverse. Struggling against an eerie presentiment of evil that threatens to engulf her, the second Mrs. de Winter walks in the shadow of her mysterious predecessor determined to uncover the darkest secrets and shattering truths about Maxim’s first wife—the hauntingly beautiful Rebecca.