|Rating||:||4.62 (720 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||608 Pages|
Miscellaneous said Disappointed. I love Hallmark movies and loved this book made into a movie by Hallmark. I foolishly decided to read the book because the book is always better than the movie, right? Not in this case! Hallmark took a good book and cleaned it up to make an excellent movie. The book . Another GREAT Brown READ!!! From the moment I saw the movie Smoke Screen and then devoured the book, I've been a HUGE fan of Sandra Brown's.Have read several over the last few years and am loving every single one as I continue to knock them backShe is my new Sidney Sheldon, who will forever be . Amazing plot! Natalie Stroud Just when I think Sandra Brown won't catch me off guard again, she surprises me once more!The unraveling of the story line kept my kindle in my hands and had me predicting possible culprits. I never suspected such a climax!
When the police determine that Danny's suicide was actually a homicide, Sayre must battle her family—and her passionate feelings for Beck—as she confronts a powder keg of old hatreds, past crimes, and a surprising plan of revenge.. He and her older brother—who control the town's sole industry, an iron foundry—are as corrupt as ever. Worse, they have hired a shrewd and disarming new lawyer, Beck Merchant…a man with his own agenda. #1 bestselling author Sandra Brown ignites crackling suspense and fiery emotion in an unforgettable novel of passion and vengeance.When her younger brother, Danny, commits suicide, Sayre Lynch breaks her vow never to return to her Louisiana hometown, and gets drawn back into her tyrannical father's web
Estranged from her family for 10 years, Sayre arrives in town believing Danny committed suicide, but suspects otherwise after a surprise encounter at the cemetery and a disquieting interview with the sheriff's deputy. The Bayou-born firebrand now San Francisco interior decorator stays to investigate her brother's last days, confronting her father, Huff Hoyle, the powerful owner of the foundry that provides most of the town's jobs and all its corruption; defying her brother Chris, Huff's heir apparent and OSHA's worst nightmare; and becoming the first woman on the floor of the hellish factory that fuels the family fortune. Copyright © Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. At every turn, Sayre crosses paths with Huff's handsome lawyer henchman, Beck Merchant, irresistible although he represents everyt