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Mr. Heathcliff's Fortune and Other Short Stories
File Size: 215 KB
Print Length: 174 pages
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (28 May 2013)
A stunning set of short stories that play on established themes from multiple perspectives, perception of realities and the melding of realities and fictions.
Mister Heathcliff's Fortune, establishes how Heathcliff acquired his fortune during the three years he was gone from Wuthering Heights. Set in the New Orleans of the 1770's it is told from the perspectives of two women, a black slave and a card player, both involved with Heathcliff. Lush and atmospheric prose sets the tone.