University of Louisiana at Lafayette professor, Sadie Hoagland, has written what has been called "a spellbinding, symphonic marvel of a novel." Told through eight different voices, Strange Children is a story of faith, cruelty, and redemption.
An isolated mansion. A chillingly charismatic aristocrat. And a brave socialite drawn to expose their treacherous secrets....
After receiving a frantic letter from her newly-wed cousin begging for someone to save her from a mysterious doom, Noemi Taboada heads to High Place, a distant house in the Mexican countryside. She's not sure what she will find--her cousin's husband, a handsome Englishman, is a stranger, and Noemi knows little about the region.
The Maidens is a spellbinding tale of psychological suspense, weaving together Greek mythology, murder, and obsession!
Edward Fosca is a murderer. Of this Mariana is certain. But Fosca is untouchable. A handsome and charismatic Greek tragedy professor at Cambridge University, Fosca is adored by staff and students alike—particularly by the members of a secret society of female students known as The Maidens.