While recovering from a car accident in a hospital burn unit, a once physically beautiful man meets Marianne Engel, a compelling yet unhinged sculptor of gargoyles, who insists the two were once lovers in medieval Germany.
[Toronto, ON] : Random House Canada, c2008.
468 p. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 468).
Subjects:Burns and scalds -- Patients -- Fiction.
Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321 -- Translations into German -- Fiction.
Gargoyles -- Fiction.
Hospital wards -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Reincarnation -- Fiction.
Schizophrenics -- Fiction.
Sculptors -- Fiction.
Stone carvers -- Fiction.
Traffic accident victims -- Fiction.