What really happened to Roderick and Madeleine Usher in Edgar Allan Poe's classic short story The Fall of the House of Usher? We may never know . . . but Robert Poe has crafted a fascinating novel, set in the present day, that explores this mystery. Built around actual nonfiction writings by Edgar Allan Poe, combined with Robert Poe's own fictional additions, this book is a provocative psychological thriller.