Winner of the Royal Palm Award in the horror, sci-fi division from the Florida Writer's Association Philadelphia lawyer Lance DeBrasse is hired by Diana Pendergast to defend her in an incompetency lawsuit. Diana's sadistic brother Benson alleges that she is delusional and prays to the moon. While defending the case, Lance becomes embroiled with her other sisters-Willow, a wild woman that loves to party, and weird Daphne, who tries to kill him when he becomes infatuated with gentle Diana.But when Diana's personality abruptly changes and she becomes a seductress, his love cools, and he begins to believe she really is insane. Only when Lance learns the secret of Latona Pendergast, the sisters' dead mother, does he understand the source of their madness.Determined to fight the evil that has trapped the sisters' minds and bodies in a wicked web of enslavement, Lance knows he will forfeit his life if he fails. If he is to win, he must regain the faith he had before his fiancAce died. With his future at stake, he plunges into the final confrontation-winner take all.Gasping for breath, he called on superhuman strength to struggle to the bush that was resplendent with Perle da#39;Or blooms. ... The last sound he heard was the choking gasp in his throat as he collapsed in the rosebushes, some of the golden petals floating down on his lifeless corpse. ... The spell was broken when Ballaanbsp;...
|Author||:||B. J. Miller|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2005-09|