Vera Hart has it all: a cosmetics empire, international recognition, a devoted daughter, and a legion of fans. But her world suddenly comes crashing down. First, someone is sabotaging her company. Next, her enemies are moving in. And then someone begins to kill using the most insidious means possiblecosmetics that bear Vera's name.
Martie Phelps is estranged from Vera, her mother. A military doctor in the first Gulf war, Martie has scars and demons she holds close. As a single mother, all she wants is a quiet life with her daughter. Now, the glamorous, complicated Vera Hart is making overtures to her: Vera wants Martie back in her life.
Greta Hart wants her sister, Martie, to stay gone. Greta has always been the dutiful daughter who Vera has taken for granted. This current crisis is helping Vera pull Martie closer. And Greta doesn't like it.
All three women are searching for answers. Who wants to bring down Vera Hart? How intense can a rivalry between estranged sisters get? And when will the killer strike next?
|Publisher:||St. Martin's Press|
|Edition description:||First Edition|
|Product dimensions:||4.25(w) x 6.64(h) x 1.12(d)|
About the Author
DORIS MORTMAN is a New York Times bestselling author of eight novels, including Circles, First Born, and Before & Again. She lives in New Jersey with her family.
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oh, how l enjoyed reading another Doris Mortman novel.What a tale she weaves ,I so look forward to them.If you haven't read her by now ,you just don't know what you're missing.