An Enduring Evil

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A psychological thriller that pits a menacing stranger against a husband and wife determined to protect their marriage from the diabolical designs of the intruder.

An Enduring Evil is the story of a middle-aged woman who suffers from a severe form of schizophrenia and her over-protective brother who, in an effort to defend her from a menacing stranger claiming to be her son given up at birth, ends up eliminating the "intruder" in a clandestine way. At the core of the conflict is...

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Overview

A psychological thriller that pits a menacing stranger against a husband and wife determined to protect their marriage from the diabolical designs of the intruder.

An Enduring Evil is the story of a middle-aged woman who suffers from a severe form of schizophrenia and her over-protective brother who, in an effort to defend her from a menacing stranger claiming to be her son given up at birth, ends up eliminating the "intruder" in a clandestine way. At the core of the conflict is the brother's wife, a successful newspaper editor, who is kept uninformed of the incident until by a twist of fate she becomes privy to it. She subsequently is forced to confront her unrepentant husband and a myriad of choices that place both her marriage and career at risk.

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Editorial Reviews

Henry Berry
"...takes the reader through an exploration of the troubling and potentially threatening memories and deeds of the past...Hoffman's suspense novel is about not only the deceptiveness of appearances, but of personalities."
The Small Press Book Review
Alan Caruba
"...the story of a woman who suffers from a severe form of schizophrenia and, if that weren't bad enough, there's a menacing stranger claiming to be the son she gave up at birth...it just gets more frightening with every page you read...you'll be hooked!"—Alan Caruba, Bookviews.Com
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780595177394
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 5/28/2001
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.37 (d)

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