Monday, August 17, 2009
A Hint of Wicked by Jennifer Haymore
A Hint of Wicked by Jennifer Haymore is a heartfelt romance that will make you feel yourself lucky to not having been put in the position that our heroine is. A touching love that will take you on a journey of happiness, pain, anger, confusion, patience, and oh so much more.
Sophie our heroine is the Duchess of Calton not only with husband number one but with husband number two. Upon finding out that her first husband is presumed dead at the Battle of Waterloo, Sophie along with Garrett's cousin, heir and best friend Tristan set out in search of the truth of Garrett's demise. Unfortunately for Sophie, Garrett is lost to her in body as his body was never recovered from the fearsome battle. Sophie and Tristan search for eight long years only to come to the conclusion that their beloved Garrett is truly indeed lost to them in body and soul.
Now eight years have passed and Sophie and Tristin marry. Tristan's wife having died a few years back allows him to finally have the woman he has wanted all his life. Their marriage is going well and each having a child by their former spouses makes a nice respectable loving family. That is until Garrett shows up in Sophie's and Tristan's bedchamber. All bets are off and hell breaks loose setting into action a series of events that will tug and tear these three childhood friends into a competition. A competition that will set Sophie as the prize and tear her heart into pieces.
Mass Market Paperback: 432 pages
Publisher: Forever (June 1, 2009)