By Bernard Taylor
Alan and Kate Marlowe are a standard, loving, middle-class couple, with 4 youngsters. yet they want they'd only one extra, a stunning child daughter. So whilst an odd younger lady abandons her toddler at their apartment, they view it as a blessing-a godsend-and undertake little Bonnie as their very own.
however it isn't lengthy after Bonnie's arrival sooner than poor issues start to take place to the Marlowe relations, starting with the loss of life in their son Matthew. because the tragedies mount, Alan begins to suspect Bonnie and fears he will be wasting his grip on his sanity. in spite of everything, without doubt the sort of small, wonderful, blameless baby couldn't potentially be chargeable for such horrors ... ?
The vintage first novel by way of Bernard Taylor, The Godsend (1976) earned frequent serious acclaim on its preliminary ebook and was once the root for a 1980 movie. This variation, the 1st in over two decades, incorporates a new advent through Mary Danby. Taylor's Sweetheart, Sweetheart and The Moorstone Sickness also are to be had from Valancourt.
"If you loved The Exorcist, The Other, and Rosemary's Baby, The Godsend is for you!" - Hartford Courant
"The Godsend is a wonderfully readable and creepy story." - Sunday Express
"A shocker . . . I loved each horrid be aware of it." - Daily Telegraph