The Gate House

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
The Gate House
The Gate House, Novel Cover.jpg
Author Nelson DeMille
Country United States
Language English
Publisher Warner Books
Publication date
October 28, 2008
Media type Print (Hardcover)
Pages 688 (first edition, hardback)
ISBN 0-446-53342-4 (first edition, hardback)
OCLC 225870172
813/.54 22
LC Class PS3554.E472 G38 2008
Preceded by The Gold Coast

The Gate House is a 2008 novel by American author, Nelson DeMille. It is the sequel to The Gold Coast.[1][2]


John left America and set out in his sailboat on a three-year journey around the world, eventually settling in London. Now, ten years later, he has come home to the Gold Coast, that stretch of land on the North Shore of Long Island that once held the greatest concentration of wealth and power in America, to attend the imminent funeral of an old family servant. Taking up temporary residence in the gatehouse of Stanhope Hall, John finds himself living only a quarter of a mile from Susan, his aristocratic ex-wife, who has also returned to Long Island. But Susan isn't the only person from John's past who has reemerged: Though Frank Bellarosa, infamous Mafia don and Susan's ex-lover, is long dead, his son, Anthony, is alive and well, and intent on two missions: Drawing John back into the violent world of the Bellarosa family, and exacting revenge on his father's murderer—Susan Sutter. At the same time, John and Susan's mutual attraction resurfaces and old passions begin to reignite, and John finds himself pulled deeper into a familiar web of seduction and betrayal. In The Gate House, acclaimed author Nelson DeMille brings us back to that fabled spot on the North Shore—a place where past, present, and future collides with often unexpected results.[3]

Release details[edit]


  1. ^ "Nelson DeMille only does it better". New York Daily News. 25 October 2008. Retrieved 22 October 2010. 
  2. ^ "'The Gate House' fun read". The Post and Courier. 7 December 2008. Retrieved 22 October 2010. 
  3. ^ "The Gate House". Nelson DeMille's Official Website.