May 1, 2004
May 1, 2004
Since his wife's death, world-famous author Ford Newcombe has lived a solitary life, void of creativity -- or love. Then Jackie Maxwell tears down the walls of his isolated world with her sassy wit and fierce intelligence. Ford's heart is touched by his vivacious assistant -- and his imagination sparked by her knowledge of a strange story that drives them to a small North Carolina town brimming with secrets. There, they will trace the mystery of a woman said to have loved the devil himself...and discover not only the truth about a crime from the past -- but a passion that holds the promise of a new life together. Jude Deveraux, whose "enchanting and extraordinary" (Chicago Daily Herald) novels have enthralled millions, creates two of her most memorable characters in this powerful bestseller.
Jude Deveraux, whose "enchanting and extraordinary" (Chicago Daily Herald) novels have enthralled millions, creates two of her most memorable characters in this powerful bestseller.
Widowed novelist Ford Newcombe finds new love in the form of his new assistant, a beautiful young woman named Jackie, as they search for the truth behind a decades-old ghost story. However, their romance is complicated by a mysterious stranger named Russell Dunne, a handsome man who claims to know the truth about the ghost story--but whom only Jackie can see.
- Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes, Fiction + Literature Genres
- Subgenre: Mystery + Crime, Types of Characters, Religion + Beliefs, Family + Friendship, Love + Relationships + Sex, General
- Edition: Reprint
- Language: English
- Author: Jude Deveraux
- Online Item #: 12749498
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 248-50-1313
- ISBN: 9780743437134
- Item can be gift wrapped.
- Made in the USA or Imported