The case of Lucy Bending

Front Cover
Berkley Books, 1982 - Fiction - 410 pages
12 Reviews
In the sun-and-rum-drenched inner circles of Florida's Gold Coast, evil disguises itself as a precocious eight-year-old with unnatural desires--and murderous intentions...

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
1
4 stars
4
3 stars
2
2 stars
2
1 star
3

Review: The Case of Lucy Bending

User Review  - Max Retsky - Goodreads

Strange plot. Read McNally series. So much more fun. Read full review

Review: The Case of Lucy Bending

User Review  - Lynnett - Goodreads

I read this a really long time ago. I do remember thinking that these adults are really complex and do nothing to help themselves. However I did really enjoy it. Read full review

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

About the author (1982)

Lawrence Sanders was born in Brooklyn, New York on March 15, 1920. He graduated from Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana, in 1942 and served in the Marine Corps from 1943 to 1946. After years of working as an editor for a number of magazines, including Mechanics Illustrated and Science and Mechanics, Lawrence Sanders wrote and published his first novel, The Anderson Tapes (1970), at the age of 50 which won the Edgar Award for Best First Mystery Novel from The Mystery Writers of America. It was made into a film in 1971, as was The First Deadly Sin (1973). Sanders died February 7, 1998

Bibliographic information