Edition: First printing.
New York: Bantam, (2001) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - INSCRIBED by the author on the title page. After being hit by several tragedies, a woman goes to a remote San Juan island off the coast of Washington in an attempt to rebuild her life and her sanity by rebuilding the house (the 'folly') her great-uncle had created 60 years before. A gripping story, with a very real woman at the center, and an interweaving of the old mysteries surrounding her great uncle and the dangers she is currently facing. Winner of the Macavity Award for best novel.
Condition: Good only in a near fine dust jacket (publication flaw with creasing, tears and other damage to the front endpapers)