Abner Marsh has finally realised his heart’s desire, he has built the Fevre Dream, the finest steamship ever to sail the Mississippi river.
Marsh hopes to race the boat some day and prove its supremacy, but his partner seems determined to prevent him from fulfilling this ambition.
Joshua York funded the creation of the Fevre Dream, but now rumours are spreading about the unusual company he keeps, his odd eating habits and strange waking hours.
As the Dream crosses the great river, it leaves in its wake too many sinister stories. Eventually Abner is forced to confront the man who helped to make his dreams become reality – before his dream turns into a nightmare.
Discover George R. R. Martin’s Gothic masterpiece, FEVRE DREAM.