For as long as I can remember, I have been infatuated with books about mansions. Rebecca's Manderley remains at the top of my list. Who was Rebecca? Whatever happened to her? You will go back again and again to this classic... trying to determine if you may have missed something.— laurie
Max de Winter brings his shy young bride to Manderley, his great house in Cornwall. Everywhere, she senses the overpowering presence of Rebecca, Max's drowned wife. Mrs Danvers, the grim housekeeper, will not allow her to forget her shortcomings. She doubts Max's love until Rebecca's body is found. Max confesses that he murdered Rebecca, hating her depravity. The husband and wife now face the exciting fight to save Max from the gallows.3 women, 8 men.