The Hand of Ethelberta

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Disguise and lies are the two major themes of the story written by Thomas Hardy. It revolves around the life of Ethelberta, who lies her way through the path of success. She uses her wit, charm, and intelligence to get whatever she wants in life. But will it last?

What makes this book stand out?

One of the Thomas Hardy books which are light-hearted and comical in nature

Read it for

A quintessential Thomas Hard wrapped in themes of disguise, dishonesty, and lies.

Don't read it for

Characters are a tad bit unappealing

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