ONE DEAD. THREE TO GO.
Wicked Stepmother by Axel Young (Michael McDowell and Dennis Schuetz), September 1983, Avon first printing
Cover photograph by Hartwig Klappert and Isa Eisermann
Wicked Stepmother - Front Cover
JONATHAN never really had a chance to be close to his father. Now he might not have long to miss him.
VERITY was too busy chasing men and good times to care. But she cares about staying alive.
CASSANDRA thinks she can finish off her stepmother. But her stepmother's had a lot more practice at it.
Wicked Stepmother - Back Cover
I really love the cover so I dug up three more photographs by Hartwig Klappert from the same time period: