Was it a house of mad people - or had she stumbled upon a secret she would die for... ?
When Alicia's aging grandfather visited his ancestral home, she dutifully accompanied him. But the crumbling old mansion seemed steeped in evil, and the atmosphere stifled any attempt at normal living.
Her grandfather's mind soon disintegrated as he relived his exotic childhood. Her great-aunt Charlotte cowered at invisible things. Cieta, the darkly beautiful housekeeper, was a servant - but commanded the household. And then there was the handsome but odd young man who lived at the top of the stairs - and was afraid to come down...
This paperback book is in good condition with light spine creases, writing on the cover and a reader's crease.