Born in 1941, Margriet de Moor started her career as a musician. She is the author of eight novels, all of which have been international best-sellers. She currently lives in a small village outside Amsterdam.
This taut first novel (originally published in 1990) by the Dutch author of The Virtuoso is a "Laura"-like mystery about the buried past of Magda Rezkova, a troubled Czech woman presumably murdered by her husband Robert Noort, an industrial executive and frustrated artist. Read full book review >