"We know not to fear death. Because even in death, there is life. Death is not the black night, but its white moon. The honeyed egg of rebirth."
This was one of those debut novels that I knew that I needed to read sooner rather than later. I've tried my damndest to get my hands on an early copy and I finally succeeded.
From the first couple of lines you know that you have something special and by a couple of pages I knew that I was hooked. This is one of my favorite books this year!
Elisabeth starts off and makes you feel comfortable. Then when you think everything is okay, she turns the tables and makes you question everything. You'll start to feel haunted by this captivating tale. It's one of those books that creeps up your spine and engulfs you wholly. You'll never be the same again.
Catherine House is the gothic mystery of literary fiction that will unsettle you. I loved the way the book was written and how it made me feel/think as I was reading. My brain is still swirling after I finished it.
This is a story that Jordan Peele wishes he would have written.