Books of the Year TOP TEN PICK - Publishers Weekly'Like Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch...
A stunning novel of ideas that becomes a page-turning thriller... ' Stylist'A fast-paced, ambitious, hallucinatory mystery' Publishers WeeklyA dizzying, nail-biting ghost story about modern America from the bestselling author of The ImpressionistTwo twenty-something New Yorkers: Seth, awkward and shy, and Carter, the trust fund hipster.
They have one thing in common: an obsession with music.
Rising fast on the New York producing scene, they stumble across an old blues song long forgotten by history -- and everything starts to unravel.
Carter is drawn far down a path that allows no return, and Seth has no choice but to follow his friend into the darkness. Electrifying, subversive and wildly original, White Tears is a ghost story and a love story, a story about lost innocence and historical guilt.
This unmissable novel penetrates the heart of a nation's darkness, encountering a suppressed history of greed, envy, revenge and exploitation, and holding a mirror up to the true nature of America today.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 06/04/2017
- Category: Classic horror & ghost stories
- ISBN: 9780241272954
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