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The Golden Unicorn
The Golden Unicorn
Author: Phyllis A. Whitney
ISBN-13: 9780449231043
ISBN-10: 0449231046
Publication Date: 11/12/1981
Pages: 315
Rating:
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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3.3 stars, based on 13 ratings
Publisher: Fawcett
Book Type: Paperback
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Loved it - a yearly read for many years for me!
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Don't try to find out who you are, Courtney. You may uncover horrors you're better off not knowing. Be satisfied with the loving parents who raised you. Let the door stay closed....

On the southern shore of Long Island, in a foreboding East Hampton mansion, a violent encounter is in the making. Courtney Marsh has arrived at one of the island's great ancestral estates in search of a truth that has eluded her a lifetime: the identity of her own mother and father.

The only clue she has to her past is a pendant she has always worn-a pendant bearing a golden unicorn-long an insignia of the strong-willed Rhodes family, one of East Hampton's most prominent, yet most reclusive, clans.

But from the moment of her arrival there, Courtney's reception is quite different from any that a long-lost daughter might expect. For Courtney Marsh's fight to discover her heritage was unearthing the hushed-up facts behind a murder committed twenty-five years before...a very private scandal, the unveiling of which could not help but force the murderer's hand again...
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They day that the shadow of the unicorn will fall over the face of the moon and that someone in that house will die....
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An adopted child finds her real mother was murdered.
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Back cover: They say that the shadow of the unicorn will fall over thr face of the moon and that someone in that house will die...
Couttney had been the perfect aopted child. But around her neck hung a timebomb- a tiny gold unicorn that brought her face to face with the violent intrigues of the past- and the murder of her real mother had not escaped...
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Courtney had been the perfect adopted child. But around her neck hung a time bomb on a chain--a tiny gold unicorn that brought her face-to-face with the violent intrigues of the past--and the murderer her real mother had not escaped....