Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier

A young woman marries a wealthy widower and moves into his large English country house. She quickly realizes that the memory of her husband's first wife, Rebecca, haunts every corner of the estate. The housekeeper's obsessive devotion to Rebecca and the mysterious circumstances of her death continue to overshadow the second wife's attempts to make a happy life with her husband. As secrets about Rebecca's life and death are revealed, the new wife must grapple with her own identity and place within the household.

The 60th greatest book of all time


Published
1938
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
300-400
Words
115,500
Original Language
English

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