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SUDDEN FEAR – A playwright fires an actor as she workshops her play prior to opening night. Sudden Fear by Edna Sherry inspired the movie starring Joan Crawford in 1952. Myra Hudson becomes embroiled in a tangled web of a murder plot, a double cross, jealous rivals, a frame job and a counter attack. With her husband, a bourgeois girl she saves from drowning, her secretary and her financial advisor. This classic novel of psychological suspense novel keeps the reader guessing as the author lets ...more
A playwright meets then marries a young actor. Then she saves a woman from drowning. She brings the girl to her home. She hears her husband and guest plot her murder! Loved it from start to finish. Definitely kept me guessing as to what the truth was and who would get murdered first.