When Melanie heads to Slater House (4) to meet the wealthy family she never knew she had, she is greeted with mistrust and animosity by her relatives, manipulation from her newly found grandfather and a romance with sexy architect Ross Bennett, who is investigating his own mystery. As Melanie sorts through the evidence of her past, she must survive two attempts on her life. Patricia Rosemoor takes the gothic romance a step further with her funky heroine, mysterious old mansion and antihero leading man in a tightly plotted read.
Reviewed by: 
Pat Cooper