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Patrick McGrath
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Patrick McGrath is the author of six previous novels, including Asylum and Spider, and two collections of stories. He lives in New York.

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Asylum

Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 3, 1998
Price: $16.00

From our most celebrated writer of the psychological thriller comes this nerve-wracking yet eerily beautiful work of erotic obsession and madness. In the summer of 1959 Stella Raphael joins her psychiatrist husband, Max, at his new posting—a maximum-security hospital for the criminally insane. Beautiful and headstrong, Stella soon falls under the... Read more >
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Asylum

Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: eBook, 272 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 5, 2011
Price: $11.99

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Dr. Haggard's Disease

Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: July 12, 1994
Price: $12.95

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The Grotesque

Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 28, 1997
Price: $15.00

This exuberantly spooky novel, in which horror, repressed eroticism, and sulfurous social comedy intertwine like the vines in an overgrown English garden, is now a major motion picture, starring Alan Bates, Sting, and Theresa Russell. Read more >
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The Grotesque

Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: eBook, 192 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: July 11, 2012
Price: $11.99

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Martha Peake
A Novel of the Revolution
Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: May 14, 2002
Price: $14.95

When Ambrose Tree is summoned by his ancient uncle to the brooding mansion Drogo Hall, he suspects it’s to hear the old man’s dying words and then collect a sizable inheritance. He has no idea he is about to learn the bizarre story of Harry Peake, Cornish smuggler turned poet who... Read more >
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Martha Peake
A Novel of the Revolution
Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: eBook, 384 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 5, 2011
Price: $11.99

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Port Mungo

Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: June 14, 2005
Price: $13.00

In a seedy river town on the Gulf of Honduras, Jack Rathbone believed he had found a place that would give him and his lover, the accomplished artist Vera Savage, the solitude they would need to create a body of work that would shake the art world to its core. But... Read more >
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Port Mungo

Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: eBook
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: June 1, 2004
Price: $9.99

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Spider

Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: October 8, 1991
Price: $15.00

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Trauma

Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $14.95

Charlie Weir is a man who tackles other people's demons for a living. He has seen every kind of trauma during his years as a psychiatrist in New York.Yet he hasn't found a way of resolving his own conflicts, particularly the fatal mistake that caused his wife and daughter to leave... Read more >
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Trauma

Written by Patrick McGrath


Format: eBook, 256 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $11.99

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