darkly erotic novel about a good girl gone bad
When Irina—Romanian by birth but brought up by
American parents who have never understood her—arrives at college, she quickly
abandons ordinary student life for an affair with an older, mysterious Romanian
man named Andrei.
Andrei awakens a powerful sensuality in Irina. And
he has money—lots of it. For the first time, Irina feels free. But the longer
she stays with Andrei, the more she is certain that she can’t leave and that she
may be complicit in Andrei’s work—whatever that “work” might be. Then an
unexpected friendship with a young Russian bride opens the door to escape … and
A tantalizing, edgy exploration of women and love,
power and money—interwoven with potent, unusual, and nervy Romanian fairy tales—In the Red asks what the legacy of love
is, and who will be left unscathed. Download and start listening now!