2011 "First Scribner hardcover edition June 2011" stated on copyright page; Scribner publishers, New York; hardbound in burgundy and black boards with silver stamp lettering along spine; very good condition with unmarked pages; dust jacket very good.
From the incomparable, award-winning Ruth Rendell — "the grand dame of British crime fiction" (The Gazette) —comes her latest psychological thriller.
When Stuart Font decides to throw a house-warming party in his new flat he invites everyone in his building. The party will be one everyone remembers. But not for the right reasons....
Living opposite, in reclusive isolation, is a young, beautiful Asian woman, christened Tigerlily by Stuart. As though from some strange urban fairytale, she emerges to exert a terrible spell on the occupants of Lichfield House.