Author: Carolyn Hart
Published: January 1, 1992Series Name: Death on Demand
Main Character: Max and Annie Darling
8th in the Death on Demand series. In 1970, the son of South Carolina's prominent Tarrant family takes his life in the aftermath of antiwar protests; his father, in shock, also dies. His mother soon dies of grief and a baby, a cousin, drowns. Dark deeds come to light 20 years later, when a young woman eager to to find her true parents reopens old wounds, aided by an elderly aunt who brings in outside help, namely Max and Annie.