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Catherine Burns


Catherine Burns

Born in Manchester, Catherine Burns is a graduate of the University of Cambridge. She worked as a bond trader in London before studying at the Moscow Institute of Film and teaching film theory at Salford University. THE VISITORS is her debut novel.

Books by Catherine Burns

by Catherine Burns - Fiction, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

Marion Zetland lives with her domineering older brother, John, in a crumbling mansion on the edge of a northern seaside resort. A timid spinster who still sleeps with teddy bears, Marion does her best to live by John’s rules, even if it means turning a blind eye to the noises she hears coming from behind the cellar door...and ignoring the women’s laundry in the hamper that isn’t hers. For years, she’s buried the signs of John’s devastating secret deep into the recesses of her mind --- until the day John is crippled by a heart attack, and Marion must face what he has kept hidden. Forced to go down to the cellar, Marion discovers more about herself than she ever thought possible.