Softcover binding has light shelfwear to edges of covers. Pages tight and clean with some yellowing due to age. 415 pages. MMP Binding. Year: 1996. ISBN: 0451185994. Julia Larsen has stepped into a nightmare. What was supposed to have been a joyous family reunion has become deadly, as she finds her parents' bloodied corpses inside their secluded mountain retreat. Julia, estranged from her husband, turns to longtime friend Matthew Hinson, a charismatic and handsome man to whom she's always been attracted.