Bad Desire Author:Gary Devon Rachel Buchanan knew. She knew as clearly as she knew the terrain of her beloved garden that mayor henry lee slater was after her granddaughter sheila. Since she had discovered sheila was meeting slater in secret, rachel had resolved to put a stop to it. she wold expose him for what he was, to the citizens of rio del palmos, and to his wife. b... more »ut rachel underestimated the obsessive nature of slaters desire. he could not, and would not, give up the girl, nor could he run the risk of rachel telling what she knew.
Filled with unforgettable, sharply etched characters and culminating in climax as stunning and unpredictable as the best hitchcock, bad desire is a masterpiece of taut prose, relentless pace, and dark passion.« less