When Irene Rutledge, a brilliant and beautiful young graduate student, meets the mysterious and fascinating Frank Mattison, the two soon fall in love and marry, despite the warnings of Irene's family and friends. But after their marriage, dark secrets from Frank's past begin to emerge to threaten their happiness, secrets that will lead to murder - and a shocking and horrific conclusion ...
Craig Jones's critically acclaimed first novel, the Edgar Award-nominated Blood Secrets (1978), was a bestseller when originally published and has since been acknowledged by many critics as a masterpiece of modern Gothic fiction. This edition features a new preface by the author.
"There's not a dull moment ... [a] shocking tale of evil ... It's undiluted horror." - Mademoiselle
"Horrendous ... dazzling ... devastating." - Publishers Weekly
"A book that is hard to put down." - Atlantic Monthly
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Book Description Ballantine Books, 1979. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0345282388
Book Description Ballantine Books, 1979. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110345282388
Book Description Ballantine Books. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0345282388 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1038839