Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 184 p.
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Laurel Marsh, orphaned at the age of four, spent an unhappy life
with her aunt, Edna Marsh. As soon as she met Caroline Blissendale
Cayman, the young socialite of Crescent Lake, her lonely, pathetic
existence finally comes to an abrupt halt with her aunt''s murder.
Walter Denton, her next-door neighbor, was her only friend until
her alliance with Caroline. Laurel takes up residence at
Blissendale Hall only to discover that Caroline''s notorious
stepfather, Evan Grey, a three time widower, has an unexpected
effect on her. Laurel''s meek mannered life is thrown into turmoil
as she discovers the truth about her father and the plot of the man
that wishes her dead.