Don't Tell (Romantic Suspense #1)
It was a desperate plan. But Mary Grace Winters knew the only way to save herself and her child from her abusive cop husband was to stage their own death. Now all that remains of their former life is at the bottom of a lake. Armed with a new identity in a new town, she and her son have found... show more
It was a desperate plan. But Mary Grace Winters knew the only way to save herself and her child from her abusive cop husband was to stage their own death. Now all that remains of their former life is at the bottom of a lake. Armed with a new identity in a new town, she and her son have found refuge hundreds of miles away. As Caroline Stewart, she has almost forgotten the nightmare she left behind nine years ago. She is even taking a chance on love with Max Hunter, a man with wounds of his own. But her past is about to collide with the present when her husband uncovers her trail and threatens her hard-won peace. Step by step, he's closing in on her- and everything and everyone she loves.
Publish date: July 1st 2003
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Pages no: 512
Edition language: English
, Contemporary Romance
, Mystery Thriller
, Romantic Suspense
This book is very similar to Stephen King's Rose Madder which I just happened to have read last month. The basic story line is the same. An abused wife is put in the hospital by her husband but she can't get help because her husband is a cop. The other local police don't believe he would abuse his...
2.5Also wenn ich den ersten Band damals auch als erstes gelesen hätte, dann wüsste ich nicht, ob ich die Reihe weiter verfolgt hätte.Der Schreibstil war wie immer gut und die Story an sich auch spannend. Die Charaktere waren mir sehr sympathisch, doch mir ging es zwischen den beiden eindeutig zu sch...
A good face paced romantic suspense that kept my attention throughout. It really makes you think about spousal abuse and the affect it has on all relationships involved. Caroline has taken a new identity after running from abusive husband and she is attracted to her new boss Max.
OY VEY...emphasis on "romance". Rose uses the romance dance to prop up this book that was weak to me in EVERY other way. I thought the plot, storyline, characters...hmmm, what else?? were incredibly weak. If I didn't have to finish this book for a challenge, I would have pitched it back to the libra...
Mary Grace Winters finally found a way to escape her abusive husband and reinvented herself as Caroline Stewart and moved to Chicago with her seven-year old son, now named Tom. For the next seven years, she managed to pull herself up by her bootstraps, with the help of a shelter and a kind employer,...
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