Ship Fever by Andrea Barrett

Ship Fever

Andrea Barrett

Beautifully drawn, long stories in this collection - it's hard to pick a favourite, as they are all so enjoyable.

Extract

The envelope folded around the picture was addressed to Zaga ... she had never seen it; Joel must have intercepted it and hidden the photo to spare her. If a letter had come with the photo it was lost.

Parallels
  • The Blue Lenses by Daphne du Maurier