The Water Cure Sophie Mackintosh

The Water Cure

Author: Sophie Mackintosh
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Book Title
The Water Cure
Author
Sophie Mackintosh
ISBN
9780525562832
"A gripping, sinister fable " --Margaret Atwood, via Twitter ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: NPR - GLAMOUR - GOOD HOUSEKEEPING - LIT HUB - THRILLISTKing has tenderly staked out a territory for his wife and three daughters, Grace, Lia, and Sky. Here on his island, women are protected from the chaos and violence of men on the mainland. The cult-like rituals and therapies they endure fortify them from the spreading toxicity of a degrading world. But when King disappears and two men and a boy wash ashore, the sisters' safe world begins to unravel. Over the span of one blistering hot week, a psychological cat-and-mouse game plays out. Sexual tensions and sibling rivalries flare as the sisters are forced to confront the amorphous threat the strangers represent. A haunting, riveting debut, The Water Cure is a fiercely poetic feminist revenge fantasy that's a startling reflection of our time.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Sophie MackintoshPublisher: Anchor BooksPublished: 12/03/2019ISBN: 9780525562832Pages: 288Weight: 0.65lbsSize: 7.90h x 5.10w x 1.00d
"A gripping, sinister fable " --Margaret Atwood, via Twitter

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR:
NPR - GLAMOUR - GOOD HOUSEKEEPING - LIT HUB - THRILLIST

King has tenderly staked out a territory for his wife and three daughters, Grace, Lia, and Sky. Here on his island, women are protected from the chaos and violence of men on the mainland. The cult-like rituals and therapies they endure fortify them from the spreading toxicity of a degrading world.

But when King disappears and two men and a boy wash ashore, the sisters' safe world begins to unravel. Over the span of one blistering hot week, a psychological cat-and-mouse game plays out. Sexual tensions and sibling rivalries flare as the sisters are forced to confront the amorphous threat the strangers represent.

A haunting, riveting debut, The Water Cure is a fiercely poetic feminist revenge fantasy that's a startling reflection of our time.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Sophie Mackintosh
Publisher: Anchor Books
Published: 12/03/2019
ISBN: 9780525562832
Pages: 288
Weight: 0.65lbs
Size: 7.90h x 5.10w x 1.00d
"A gripping, sinister fable " --Margaret Atwood, via Twitter

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR:
NPR - GLAMOUR - GOOD HOUSEKEEPING - LIT HUB - THRILLIST

King has tenderly staked out a territory for his wife and three daughters, Grace, Lia, and Sky. Here on his island, women are protected from the chaos and violence of men on the mainland. The cult-like rituals and therapies they endure fortify them from the spreading toxicity of a degrading world.

But when King disappears and two men and a boy wash ashore, the sisters' safe world begins to unravel. Over the span of one blistering hot week, a psychological cat-and-mouse game plays out. Sexual tensions and sibling rivalries flare as the sisters are forced to confront the amorphous threat the strangers represent.

A haunting, riveting debut, The Water Cure is a fiercely poetic feminist revenge fantasy that's a startling reflection of our time.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Sophie Mackintosh
Publisher: Anchor Books
Published: 12/03/2019
ISBN: 9780525562832
Pages: 288
Weight: 0.65lbs
Size: 7.90h x 5.10w x 1.00d