(From the publisher):
Seeking refuge from her mysterious past, the beautiful Mrs. Dorval arrives in a small British Columbia town at the confluence of the Fraser and Thompson Rivers. As Frankie Burnaby, the young schoolgirl Mrs. Dorval befriends, pieces together Hetty’s story, she begins to realize that her enigmatic idol is also a treacherous opponent.
Hetty Dorval, Wilson’s first novel, is a wise and expertly crafted tale of innocence and experience.
Original title: Hetty Dorval
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Literary Fiction/classics