Brown University

The Winter People

by Jennifer McMahon
Doubleday, February 2014   ISBN: 978-038553849-7
Price: $25.95

"Over the course of her career, Jennifer McMahon has officially joined Shirley Jackson in making Vermont a terrifying place for fiction.  Her latest novel, The Winter People, is no exception to this.  Eerie disappearances, unsolved murders, and familial secrets only make up the first layer of this dark tale; to say more would be to spoil its intricate and intriguing power.  Keep the lights on, cozy yourself in, and start reading..."

— Reviewed by Barry