Poinciana Author:Phyllis A. Whitney When Ross Logan proposed, it seemed that Sharon Hollis's dreams had come true, and that the nightmare of her recent pas was at last over. She would be safe with Ross, she would find happiness, a family, a home. — Now as the wife of one of America's richest men, she arrives at Poinciana, the fabulous Palm Beach estate built by her mother-in=law, w... more »here she begins to sense hidden undercurrents of hostitlity. From Jarrett Nichols, Ross's principal aide, to Ross's impetuous daughter Gretchen-only a few years younger than Sharon herself-every resident of Poinciana greets herw with suspicion and resentment. Even her dynamic, solicitous husband begins to seem like a dark and menacing stranger.
And the the incidents begin. Have the missing pieces of the priceless Logan art collection been mislaid, or stolen? Did the rushing figure on the staircase whisper a warning or a threat? Who is behind the haunting melody that echoes down the elegant hallways, filling Sharon with remembered anguish and renewed pain? Suddenly her dream is again transformed...into a nightmare where love is a shining light at the distant end of a deadly passageway.« less