April's Grave Call in the Night Author:Susan Howatch APRIL'S GRAVE is the intriguing story of Karen bennett, whose twin sister, April, has been missing for three years -- ever since Karen's shocking discovery of her sister's love affair with her husband, Neville Bennett. — Now, after a long estrangement, Karen and Neville have reconciled, both determined to forget the beautiful, selfish woman who n... more »early destroyed their lives. But April's shadow continues to haunt them... and Karen begins to suspect that her sister is not just missing, but that she's dead... murdered.
Aware that she and Neville will never be completely happy until she finds April -- or April's grave -- Karen begins a compulsive search which eventually forces her to play into the hands of a ruthless killer who may be her own husband.
CALL IN THE NIGHT centers on a lovely American girl, Claire Sullivan, who flies to London in answer to an incoherent telephone call from her younger sister, Gina, an aspiring actress. Upon her arrival, Claire finds that Gina has left town, but the immensely attractive Garth Cooper, Gina's current admirer, assures her that nothing is wrong, and appoints himself her escort.
Despite her worry over her sister, Claire cannot suppress her growing emotional involvement with this intelligent, worldly man who seems so much more suited to herself than to the immature, stage-struck Gina. The Garth's former fiancee, a glamorous Parisienne, dies under suspicious circumstances, and Claire begins to fear that Gina's frantic "call in the night" may, in fact, have been a summons to her own death!« less