By Claire Lorrimer
A thrilling tale of love and danger from bestselling romance author Claire Lorrimer.
The death of Lucy Godstow's best friend Vanessa on the eve of Lucy's marriage to
Guy Weaver was a big enough blow; but then Vanessa's elderly aunt Joan is found
brutally murdered by an unknown assailant.
Lucy and Tom, Vanessa's brother, have different reasons for thinking all is not as it
seems, but new husband Guy is intolerably jealous of Lucy's ongoing meetings with
Tom. Tom and Lucy were childhood sweethearts, until Guy charged into Lucy's life and
swiftly swept her to the altar.
There are things about Guy of which his new bride is unaware. He had been threatening
Vanessa in order to keep dreadful secrets from Lucy. Marriage to a tall, handsome and
wealthy man is not always one of bliss and happiness and many in the congregation secretly
wish the wedding had never happened...
Claire Lorrimer wrote her first book at the age of twelve, encouraged by her mother, the bestselling author Denise Robins. After the Second World War, during which Claire served on secret duties, she started her career as a romantic novelist under her maiden name, Patricia Robins. In 1970 she began writing her magnificent family sagas and thrillers under the name Claire Lorrimer. She is currently at work on her seventy-first book. Claire lives in Kent.
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- Publication date:
15 May 2014
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Hodder & Stoughton