Marjorie had never seen a dead body until she got home one summer evening and found her sister with her head in the oven. She looked peaceful, as if she was asleep. Their mother suspects, however, that Dot's death was far from natural - and that she knows who the killer is. Slowly and meticulously, she plots her terrible revenge.
C. S. Forester's 1935 thriller The Pursued , lost for decades, rewrote the traditions of crime fiction to create a dark, twisted portrayal of obsession and retribution