From critically acclaimed novelist Bradford Morrow, called a mesmerizing storyteller who casts an irresistible spell by Joyce Carol Oates and one of America s major literary voices by "Publishers Weekly," comes "The Forgers," a richly told literary thriller about the dark side of the rare book world.
The rare book world is stunned when a reclusive collector, Adam Diehl, is found on the floor of his Montauk home: hands severed, surrounded by valuable inscribed books and original manuscripts that have been vandalized beyond repair. Adam s sister, Meghan, and her lover, Willa convicted if unrepentant literary forgerstruggle to come to terms with the seemingly incomprehensible murder. But when Will begins receiving threatening handwritten letters, seemingly penned by long-dead authors, but really from someone who knows secrets about Adam s death and Will s past, he understands his own life is also on the lineand attempts to forge a new beginning for himself and Meg. In "The Forgers," Morrow reveals the passion that drives collectors to the razor-sharp edge of morality, brilliantly confronting the hubris and mortal danger of rewriting history with a fraudulent pen."