. . The quicksilver pool: after the civil war, a young Confederate bride moves north to live with Wade, Lora, her Union soldier husband, in his Staten Island mansion. The trembling hills: in 1906, sara bishop is off to San Francisco to win back her childhood sweetheart, Ritchie Temple. After a little investigating, she begins to fear the real reason she was invited.
The Phyllis A. Whitney Collection Volume Four: The Turquoise Mask, The Trembling Hills, and The Quicksilver Pool #ad - . . Waiting for her there are a bitterly unwelcoming family and the shadows of Wade’s past. Three romantic novels of suspense from the New York Times–bestselling “Queen of the American gothics” The New York Times.
The Phyllis A. Whitney Collection Volume Two: Woman Without a Past, The Red Carnelian, and Feather on the MoonOpen Road Media Romance #ad - It’s only when molly finds a letter from her late father that she comes to realize how much danger she’s in—and what it will take to escape the shadows of Mountfort Hall alive. Then comes the call from a wealthy dowager a continent away who believes the girl living in her own home could be Jennifer’s long-lost child.
A trio of romantic spellbinders from a New York Times–bestselling and Edgar Award–winning “master of suspense” Mary Higgins Clark. Feather on the moon: it’s been seven years since Jennifer Blake’s daughter vanished, but she’s never given up hope of finding her. Three atmospheric psychological thrillers from the undisputed “Queen of the American gothics” The New York Times.
When jennifer arrives at the sprawling vancouver island estate she must navigate a maze of threatening secrets if she’s to find her daughter—and solve the most shattering mystery of all, locked away in the shadows of Radburn House. Considering her volatile history with the victim, she’s the number one suspect—until a second murder throws the store detective for a loop and plunges Linell into the investigation.
The Phyllis A. Whitney Collection Volume Two: Woman Without a Past, The Red Carnelian, and Feather on the Moon #ad - But her birth family is a strange brood and meeting them is not the happy reunion she expected. The red carnelian: linell wynn, copywriter for Chicago department store Cunningham’s, can put a clever spin on everything. But she’s at a loss for words when, after closing time, she finds the manager’s corpse in a window display.
The Phyllis A. Whitney Collection Volume Three: Window on the Square, Thunder Heights, and The Golden UnicornOpen Road Media Romance #ad - Hired by romantic and wealthy brandon Reid as his stepson’s caretaker, she knows the boy’s violent history—one the Reid family has tried to bury. Now, as megan slowly unravels the truth behind a tragic murder, a man she’s come to love, she’s torn between a child she must save, and the desire to run for her life.
The only clues are a unicorn pendant she’s had all her life and a newspaper clipping about a prominent yet reclusive East Hampton family. A trio of spellbinding thrillers from “the Grand Master of her craft” Barbara Michaels and a “superb and gifted storyteller” Mary Higgins Clark. Under the guise of a reporter, she’s arrived at the Rhodes’s mansion to find the truth of her heritage.
The Phyllis A. Whitney Collection Volume Three: Window on the Square, Thunder Heights, and The Golden Unicorn #ad - But their mysterious past runs deeper and more dangerous than she realized. Thunder heights: camilla king has received a startling invitation: Her wealthy and estranged grandfather wants her to return to the mansion on the Hudson where her mother suffered a mysterious death. Window on the square: megan Kincaid lives in a house of secrets on Washington Square in New York City.
Camilla complies, partly to meet the family she never had, and partly because of whispers of an inheritance. Three haunting novels of romantic suspense from the New York Times–bestselling and Edgar Award–winning “Queen of the American gothics” The New York Times. But a series of suspicious accidents lead Camilla to fear that her homecoming may be a carefully designed trap—the same one her own mother fell prey to many years ago.
The golden unicorn: after the death of her adoptive parents, Courtney Marsh is determined to uncover her past.
The Phyllis A. Whitney Collection Volume One: Hunter's Green, Dream of Orchids, and The Winter PeopleOpen Road Media Romance #ad - But in a house of bad blood and family secrets, trusting the wrong person could cost Laurel her life. Because it’s here in dark halls of High Towers, where a strange sibling rivalry will draw Diana into a chilling and inescapable game of family secrets. This trio of atmospheric psychological thrillers once again proves why Phyllis A.
Instead, she’s greeted with the unexpected: her father’s cold reception, two weird stepsisters, and whispers of a woman’s bizarre death in a greenhouse full of orchids. Three spellbinding romantic thrillers from the New York Times–bestselling and Edgar Award–winning “master of suspense” Mary Higgins Clark.
The Phyllis A. Whitney Collection Volume One: Hunter's Green, Dream of Orchids, and The Winter People #ad - Whitney “is, and always will be, the Grand Master of her craft” Barbara Michaels. The winter people: manhattan art curator Diana Blake is looking forward to finally meeting her husband Glen’s family. Hunter’s green: when eve north returns to Athmore, it’s to win back the love of her estranged husband, Justin.
But it’s glen’s twin sister who casts the most sinister shadow. Unfortunately, when she arrives at the lakeside Victorian mansion in the snowy Jersey hills, the greeting is as ice-cold as the frozen Gray Rocks Lake where Glen’s mother mysteriously drowned. Eve’s only ally appears to be the old family gardener who has carved from the green-black yew a magnificent chessboard, both a topiary masterpiece and a warning.
The only one pleased with her presence is her father’s mysterious collaborator. But she’s dangerously unaware of the secrets in the sprawling English estate—and the motives of those who protect them, including Justin’s brother, who once preyed on Eve’s emotions; Justin’s manipulative new fiancée; and Justin himself.
The Glass FlameOpen Road Media Romance #ad - This ebook features an illustrated biography of Phyllis A. Once there, karen can finally put the past to rest—or so she thinks. A new york times–bestselling author and recipient of the Edgar and Agatha Awards, and always will be, “Phyllis Whitney is, the Grand Master of her craft” Barbara Michaels.
. Whitney including rare images from the author’s estate. Instead, family jealousy, conspiracy, adultery, she is drawn into a tangled and deadly web of disputed fortune, and murder. Vietnam veteran david hallam is in tennessee working as an arson investigator for an insurance company when he sends his wife, Karen, an unnerving note: “If anything happens to me down here, don’t let it pass as an accident .
The Glass Flame #ad - . . Ten days later, he dies in a fire and the only thing Karen can feel is guilt—for all the years she wasted in an unsalvageable marriage and for the relief she feels at finally having the sadistic and abusive man out of her life. But despite all that transpired between them, in the heart of the Smoky Mountains, Karen leaves New York City for Belle Isle, to bury her husband.
A man’s death in the smoky mountains raises the suspicions of his estranged wife in this suspenseful novel by a New York Times–bestselling author.
Blue FireOpen Road Media Romance #ad - This ebook features an illustrated biography of Phyllis A. Now, with a new perspective, she sees a country destroyed by apartheid. . And her father, once accused of diamond smuggling, seems not the ogre she imagined, but a broken man powerless against the prison term that wrenched him from his daughter’s arms.
More than a classic gothic tale, Blue Fire is one of the first novels to deal with the turmoil in South Africa. But she’ll discover the truth as this intimate family reunion raises grave and troubling new questions. When chicagoan susan hohenfield brings her new husband, Dirk, to her childhood home in Cape Town, it’s with the innocence of a young girl.
Blue Fire #ad - She remembers only the beauty of South Africa—and the pain of being abandoned by her father. A bride is swept up in family secrets and the blood diamond trade when she returns to South Africa in this novel by a New York Times–bestselling author. Whitney including rare images from the author’s estate.
Why is the man responsible for her father’s fate still lingering in the shadows? why has Dirk’s former lover arrived with threats and incriminations? And why does Susan feel like a stranger in her own home? Now, charged with fear and intrigue, in a place that is at once strange and familiar, Susan must confront a dangerous past that isn’t quite through with her.
It was written nearly three decades before the dismantling of apartheid and a half-century before the film Blood Diamond would bring attention to the devastating effects of the smuggling trade. At least that’s the story Susan has been told.
Star FlightOpen Road Media Romance #ad - . Whitney “is, and always will be, the Grand Master of her craft” Barbara Michaels. Now, a half-century later, screenwriter lauren castle has arrived at a Lake Lure resort in the wake of a more recent tragedy: the suspicious death of her husband, a documentary filmmaker who was investigating the legendary Hollywood scandal.
This ebook features an illustrated biography of Phyllis A. More than fifty years ago, victoria frazer and Roger Brandt were the most popular stars of the silver screen—until a notorious and tragic love affair on set in the Appalachians destroyed their lives. A movie star’s suicide draws a young woman into the deadly shadows of a Hollywood scandal in this novel from “a master of suspense” Mary Higgins Clark.
Now she must solve a mystery that links two generations, has claimed more than one victim, and has yet to reach its deadly and final fade-out. Only one other person knew her secret, Gordon Heath, the couple’s close friend, whom Lauren is inexplicably drawn to. New york times–bestselling and Edgar Award–winning author Phyllis A.
Star Flight #ad - Lauren’s husband held the most closely guarded secret of all: She is Victoria’s granddaughter. It was there, where victoria drowned herself, at the foot of Rumbling Bald Mountain in Lake Lure, North Carolina, and where Roger would remain—drifting into obscurity as a tortured recluse. Whitney including rare images from the author’s estate.
RainsongOpen Road Media Romance #ad - Whitney including rare images from the author’s estate. In this novel of mystery and romance, Edgar Award winner Phyllis A. Old fans—and new ones—can dig in with total confidence” Kirkus Reviews. . Whitney “drums up suspense at a delightfully frantic pace. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Phyllis A.
Could alan and geneva could be playing mind games? to find out why they’d want to twist her sanctuary into an inescapable trap, Hollis must delve into the secrets of her husband and her hosts—before the melodies of the past reach their terrifying crescendo. But soon after arriving, hollis hears the haunting strings of Ricky’s guitar serenading her from the dark and distant voices singing the love song she wrote for him.
Rainsong #ad - Rescued from the press by family friend Alan Gordon, Hollis leaves Manhattan for Cold Spring Harbor on Long Island’s North Shore. In windtop, the secluded country home of celebrated pianist Geneva Ames, Hollis hopes to come to terms with the tragedy that has changed her life. In the wake of the shocking suicide of popular singer Ricky Sands, his wife and professional partner, Hollis Temple, wants only to escape the notoriety—and the relentless questions she can’t even begin to answer.
In a secluded home on long island, a musician’s mysterious suicide haunts his terrified wife, in this novel by a New York Times–bestselling author. For hollis, these refrains aren’t bringing back cherished memories; they’re filling her with fear.
Listen for the WhispererOpen Road Media Romance #ad - Someone wants her dead—and Leigh herself has also been targeted for a killer fade-out. . As leigh opens old wounds, and unwittingly invites the dreadful past back into both of their lives, draws out long-buried secrets, she learns that not everyone is a fan of Laura Worth. When leigh arrives at her mother’s isolated hillside home in Bergen, she’s met with both guarded joy and trepidation.
All she wanted was to be alone—but her daughter is about to shatter her solitude. But when leigh reunites with the mother she once longed to know, she discovers a weakened recluse, a woman living in fear. Leigh hollins had no choice but to honor her father’s dying wish: that she find her estranged mother, now living in seclusion in Norway, and reconcile with her.
Listen for the Whisperer #ad - This ebook features an illustrated biography of Phyllis A. A reclusive actress is brought back into the spotlight—by murder—in this novel by a New York Times–bestselling and Edgar award–winning author. Leigh’s mother, was once one of the most dynamic movie stars in the world, scandal, her films eclipsed only by her real life, Laura Worth, which was filled with intrigue, and romantic melodrama.
From the edgar award–winning author barbara michaels hailed as “the Grand Master of her craft, ” Listen for the Whisperer is a novel of illusions and deadly family secrets. Gunnar, a family friend, is a welcoming figure who sparks an unexpected attraction. Then, after the mysterious death of the director on her final film, Laura slipped away from the Hollywood limelight.
SpindriftOpen Road Media Romance #ad - But once behind the walls of Spindrift, Christy finds that the sprawling estate is more than just a tomb of tragic memories and closely guarded secrets. A recipient of the Agatha Award for Lifetime Achievement, Phyllis A. When she returns to her mother-in-law Theodora’s stately Newport mansion, Christy is determined to find out who killed her father—and why.
Now, as christy searches for the truth of the past in the dark shadows of Spindrift, she will become trapped in a web of lies only another murder could conceal. For christy, the matriarch’s endgame is as unknowable as it is terrifying. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Phyllis A. Christy’s husband and son are slowly falling under the influence of the ruthless and domineering Theo.
Spindrift #ad - New york times bestseller: a new Year’s Eve suicide in a Newport mansion could be hiding a sinister family conspiracy. . Was it fear of scandal, christy, or loss of his job that drove Rhode Island newspaper magnate Adam Keene to take his own life? His daughter, threat of disgrace, refuses to accept her father’s death as a suicide.
Whitney including rare images from the author’s estate. Whitney is the edgar award–winning “queen of the American gothics” The New York Times.
Black AmberOpen Road Media Romance #ad - But the young editor is keeping a secret of her own. . . Tracy’s position at the villa is a charade. . And as each new clue leads tracy closer to Miles, a man she has come to both love and fear, she realizes she could be heading toward the same inevitable and chilling fate. Somewhere, among the conspiratorial staff, and cold dark corridors, nocturnal visits from furtive strangers, is hidden the mystery of Anabel’s death.
Hailed by time magazine as “one of the best” in the gothic romance field that included Mary Stewart and Victoria Holt, Phyllis A. It was here, anabel, six months ago, that her sister, spent the last days of her life. Whitney including rare images from the author’s estate. Tracy hubbard, an up-and-comer at a prestigious New York City publisher, has arrived at a sprawling villa on the Bosporus strait in Istanbul for an enviable arrangement.
Black Amber #ad - She’s come to assist celebrated artist Miles Radburn with his new book on the history of Turkish art. Whitney was the recipient of the Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Award for lifetime achievement. Everything tracy has heard about the man turns out to be true: He’s brooding, handsome, brilliant, short-tempered, and loath to discuss the tragic secrets of his past.
A manhattan editor investigates her sister’s suspicious death in Istanbul in this novel by the New York Times–bestselling “queen of the American gothics” TheNew York Times. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Phyllis A.