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A psychological thriller by a mistress of suspense at the top of her form and 1956 winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Award. What starts with a crank call from an old school chum sets the lonely, aloof, financially comfortable Miss Helen Clarvoe on a path as predictable only as madness. Lured from her rooms in a second-rate residential Hollywood hotel, she finds herself stranded in the more perilous terrain of extortion, pornography, vengeance, and ultimately murder.

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What starts with a crank call from an old school chum sets the lonely, aloof, financially comfortable Miss Helen Clarvoe on a path as predictable only as madness. Lured from her rooms in a second-rate residential Hollywood hotel, she finds herself stranded in the more perilous terrain of extortion, pornography, vengeance, and ultimately murder.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786706679
Author:
Millar, Margaret
Publisher:
Carroll & Graf
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Thrillers
Subject:
Psychological
Subject:
Suspense
Series Volume:
106-347
Publication Date:
19991220
Binding:
TP
Language:
English
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
6.82x4.23x.48 in. .18 lbs.

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Product details 160 pages Carroll & Graf Publishers - English 9780786706679 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , What starts with a crank call from an old school chum sets the lonely, aloof, financially comfortable Miss Helen Clarvoe on a path as predictable only as madness. Lured from her rooms in a second-rate residential Hollywood hotel, she finds herself stranded in the more perilous terrain of extortion, pornography, vengeance, and ultimately murder.
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