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Eight year old Bronwyn knew she wasn't like other girls. She didn't have a mother. At least not a real one. Her mother had been in a coma at the hospital for as long as Bronwyn could remember. She couldn't feel any pain, her father said, it was just like sleeping -- only she never woke up. But on visiting days, when Bronwyn sat with her mother, she knew it wasn't true that ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published March 1st 1990 by Zebra
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While I really enjoy Patricia Wallace's style of writing, I'm always left hungry for more and Lullabye is no exception. The problem with this book mainly lies that it does take a while for the horror action of the story to get going. It literally isn't until the last 75 pages. And for a resolution, I've never seen a story resolved so quickly 1/3 of a chapter. The resolution was too simple and it didn't feel like the epic confrontation it should have been. So why 3 stars? Well Wallace has some de ...more