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The Playroom

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Kathryn and David are the ideal couple: she, petite, pretty; he, dark, debonair and gifted. But beneath the smooth surface, unseen by their envious or admiring friends, splinters are beginning to form. David suspects one of their two children is not his own, for plump and naughty Jeanetta does not conform with the controlled perfection with which he surrounds himself. Kath ...more
Paperback, 310 pages
Published November 1st 1992 by Pocket Books (first published September 1st 1991)
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horrible characters in a horribly slow story about incredibly self-absorbed & selfish ppl. ppl who either ignored, neglected &/or allowed another to abuse a small child. none of it interesting but all of it depressing & pitiful. took me too long to read it bc I had to keep putting it down to clear my mind in order to make myself feel better & cleaner.
also, NOT what I thought the story was about. bk jacket summary made it seem like it would be a ghost or horror story - not the rea
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Frances Hegarty is the real name of Frances Fyfield; a criminal lawyer, an occupation on which she bases many of her novels. She divides her time between London and Deal, and has won several awards, notably the Crime Writers' Association Silver Dagger.
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