My Cousin Rachel. Daphne Du Maurier

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"From the first page...the reader is back in the moody, brooding atmosphere of Rebecca."--The New York Times

From Daphne du Maurier, the legendary author of Rebecca and Jamaica Inn, comes a gothic classic set in beautiful, mysterious, and eerie Cornwall.

Philip Ashley's older cousin A...show more

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352 pages

Average rating: 8

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Anonymous
Mar 23, 2024
6/10 stars
I definitely think this book was not as good as Rebecca, and the beginning actually dragged a little bit in that I got fairly bored for a little while before things started to happen - even though I'm not sure that you could even say that a lot happened, because you never really find out one way or another what was the truth and what was in Phillip's mind. I think Phillip was actually a fairly annoying protagonist since he felt so immature, and a...read more
PatriciaGB
Feb 05, 2023
10/10 stars
What an excellent book. Well written, intriguing characters, atmospheric gothic background... I read it after watching Hitchcock's 'Rebecca' and it really made my day. I hadn't enjoyed a book this much for a few months (years?)! A few months since I read it, and I have now read 'Rebecca' too -- another fantastic novel (so I will probably be getting more Du Maurier in the future) and the question always arises, I guess... which one did you like b...read more

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