Desperate Heiress Author:Marilyn Ross NIGHT HOLDS A THOUSAND TERRORS FOR HESTER MARSH as a horrifying apparition pursues her through the dark, deserted Agnes K., the showboat she inherited from her great-uncle, Diablo the Great. — Years before, Diablo accidentally beheaded his wife, who assisted him in his gruesome magic act. Greatly depressed, Diablo kills himself. Since then the Ag... more »nes K. has been shrouded in a legend of danger and death.
To come into possession of her inheritance, Hester must revive the floating theater. Trying to stop her is "the thing" determined to bring her to ther grave!« less