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By Frances Fyfield

A relentlessly twisty mystery of greed, secret, and betrayal, during which a tender widow needs to outwit her husband’s harmful family members, from bestselling British novelist Frances Fyfield.

In a rambling outdated mansion through the ocean, Thomas Porteous lies demise. His a lot more youthful spouse Di, quickly to be his sole inheritor, is aware that her in-laws will quickly descend on their domestic to put declare to an inheritance.

Members of the Porteous relatives, together with a couple of toxic daughters, think that they by myself are entitled to the lifeless man’s wealth. all of them regard Di as a gold-digging interloper—all other than Thomas’s adoring grandson, who's torn among his loyalty to his mom and dad and the interesting widow.

As tensions upward thrust like a tide, deadly secrets and techniques surface—secrets that divulge Di’s stunning prior. to outlive, she needs to now detect the weaknesses of her enemies. With assistance from an not going number of loners and eccentrics, she units a seize to show their evil greed. And at the evening they're lured to the home, Di might be ready.

Humming with mental suspense, this high-voltage mystery is a enchanting online game of cat and mouse.

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She might have screamed before the butler was out of earshot. He had just had to chance it. ” He came and sat in the opposite corner of the sofa, after which he put out his hand and said in a pleasant conversational voice, “Well, Linnet, I thought it would be you, but I had to make sure. ” As she continued to gaze at him in frozen horror he took her by the hand. “My dear girl, pull yourself together! ” Perhaps it was the warm, virile clasp and the dancing light in the dark eyes, perhaps it was the memories which these evoked.

Standing like that, she felt the warmth of the fire beat against the cold of her body. No, it wasn’t just her body that was cold. It was something no fire could ever warm again. There was a chintz-covered chair drawn up to the hearth. She sank down on it and buried her face in her hands. In the study Gregory Porlock was pouring out drinks. “Glad you were able to make it early. ” Geoffrey Masterman resembled his sister rather strongly. No one seeing them together could be in any doubt as to their relationship.

As she continued to gaze at him in frozen horror he took her by the hand. “My dear girl, pull yourself together! ” Perhaps it was the warm, virile clasp and the dancing light in the dark eyes, perhaps it was the memories which these evoked. Her gaze wavered. ” Gregory Porlock nodded. “I don’t look dead—do I? ” He had both of her hands by now, and he could feel them quivering and jerking like two little frightened wild things. He kept his hold of them and said, “Come along, wake up! There’s nothing for you to get into a state about.

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