It is the mid 1800s. At a sweet home in Kentucky, an era is ending as slavery comes under attack from the abolitionists. The worlds of Halle and Paul D. are to be destroyed in a cataclysm of torment and agony. The world of Sethe, however, is to turn from one of love to one of violence and death - the death of Sethe's baby daughter Beloved, whose name is the single word on the tombstone, who died at her mother's hands, and who will return to claim retribution.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 05 / 2002
- 129 x 198 x 22mm
Beloved is a new take on the classic ghost story. Although at times confusing, with the potential to leave you feeling bewildered, this is definitely a novel worth reading - and even re-reading, in order to properly appreciate the twisting plot. Definitely a creative horror story, mingling romance into the shocking tale, Beloved is a novel that will stay with you for a long time after reading.