The Paradise Motel

Publisher: Penguin Canada
From the acclaimed author of Cloud and The Dutch Wife, an early novel of Gothic terror that creeps into the blood and captivates with hypnotic fascination.


On his deathbed, Ezra Stevenson's grandfather bequeaths him a macabre tale of domestic violence. Driven to investigate his grandfather's account of the four Mackenzie children and their monstrous family history, Ezra embarks on a horrific voyage of discovery, deception and revelation.

PRAISE FOR

“A master stylist” —New York Times Book Review

“Mr. McCormack demands to be read on a par with the finest fabulists of recent times.” —Alberto Manguel