The Weight of Water

The Weight of Water

By Anita Shreve; Michael Pietsch (Editor)

Little Brown and Company, Hardcover, 9780316789974, 256pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 1997


Journeying to Smuttynose Island, off the coast of New Hampshire, to shoot a photo essay about a century-old double murder, a photographer becomes absorbed by the crime and increasingly obsessed with jealousy over the idea that her husband is having an affair.

About the Author
Anita Shreve is the critically acclaimed, award-winning author of Fortune's Rocks, The Pilot's Wife, The Weight of Water, Resistance, Eden Close, and Where or When. She teaches at Amherst College and lives in Longmeadow, Massachusetts.