Child’s Play

“Mrs Grenville was not racially prejudiced…”

The young black single mother of a four-year old daughter, mysteriously dismissed from her previous live-in job, is employed as housekeeper by a kindly stranger. But do they all know what they are taking on?

First Published:
1991, Barrie & Jenkins (Random House).

Paperback Edition:
1998, Lion Publishing.

Foreign Editions: German (1995, Econ Verlag)

"A menacing tale … unfolds with the simple deliberateness of an innocuous bedtime story"
Sunday Times
"Excellent and irresistibly readable"
Ruth Rendell, Daily Telegraph
"Profound and credible"
The Sunday Times