Join the Conversation

Join the Conversation

Sign up today to hear about books and authors from an independent bookstore near you.

Sanctuary

Sanctuary Cover

Sanctuary

By William Faulkner

Vintage, Paperback, 9780679748144, 336pp.

Publication Date: December 6, 1993

Advertisement
Description
A powerful novel examining the nature of evil, informed by the works of T. S. Eliot and Freud, mythology, local lore, and hardboiled detective fiction.Sanctuary is the dark, at times brutal, story of the kidnapping of Mississippi debutante Temple Drake, who introduces her own form of venality into the Memphis underworld where she is being held.
Advertisement