A well-developed and unique fantasy, THUNDER ROCK features Redgrave as a writer living in England shortly before WW II. Growing disillusioned with the political climate in Europe, he decides the only way to avoid the rising tide of fascism is to leave his homeland altogether. Mason is a
close friend who attempts to dissuade Redgrave from leaving but to no avail. The writer leaves England, heading off to Canada, where he obtains a job as the keeper of a lighthouse known as Thunder Rock. There Redgrave slowly builds a psychological bastion, shutting out the rest of the world. Then
he finds a ship's log from a steamer that went down in the waters near Thunder Rock in ...