By John Sedgwick
Meet Edward Rollins, scion of 1 of Boston's extra outstanding households. A diligent yet uninspired worker at one of many city's most interesting funding homes, he's a guy of capacity -- and of secrets and techniques. every one evening, armed with a handheld tape recorder, he randomly alternatives a motor vehicle and follows it to a vacation spot, cataloging the behavior and peculiarities of its driving force. A innocuous obsession.But one evening alterations every thing. Trailing a vehicle to a distant suburb, Rollins follows it to a home that, he eerily realizes, was frequented via his murdered cousin. Drawn right into a secret to which he unwittingly holds the main, he needs to liberate the secrets and techniques of his previous to discover the reality -- a seek that can loose him from his personal darkish apartment of despair.A harrowing, tension-riddled literary mystery that echoes the storytelling strength of Frederick Busch and Ian McEwan, The darkish residence heralds the coming of an incredible talent.