As if the violent murder of Lena Dixon’s fiancé hadn’t been bad enough, now his brother, Nicholas Hunter, is court ordered to live with her for the next thirty days. And to top it off, the murderer’s ghost is asserting his innocence and refuses to leave until Lena and Nicholas prove it.
The skeptic in Nicholas believes Lena has lost her mind until he witnesses some unexplainable events and is forced to believe in her psychic abilities and his heart’s desire.
As their sexual chemistry heats up, so do their guilt levels. Can they make their newfound relationship work, or will it be too late when the real killer comes calling for her?
Author - Donna Shields
Posted by Ann Montclair on 23rd Nov 2011
I love a good ghost story and this one has it all -- a thrill a minute; sexy, brave protagonists; and a setting that feels real and otherworldly at the same time. I started this story and couldn't put it down. Donna Shields writes with emotional punch, and she can scare you, too. If you're looking for a story to keep you up all night, The Swan Cove Murders delivers!
Posted by Barbara Babbage on 18th Nov 2011
If you love a fast paced novella, filled with passion, intrigue, suspense, and things that go bump in the night, then look no further. The Swan Cove Murders, written by Donna Shields, delivers what you are looking for and more. This compact, thriller will keep you captivated from start to finish. Ms. Shields has an obvious flare for creating a sensual, entertaining plot that will keep you guessing, and well developed, memorable characters.
Clairvoyant, Lena Dixon, the feisty, tenacious heroine, refuses to back down from a challenge and is determined to honor the memory of her deceased fiancé, regardless of her rekindled feelings for his brother.
Nicholas Hunter, knows what he wants and isn’t afraid to fight for it. That includes the house left to Lena in the will of his late brother, Earl.
In a match of wits and wills, romantic sparks fly, passion ignites and old wounds are reopened, as they battle over who will take possession of the Hunter’s ancestral home. But when messages from the spirit world raise suspicion that the serial killer who murdered Earl is not the man the police accused, they must join forces on both psychic and physical level to find the person responsible . . . before he strikes again.
Posted by Cheryl on 13th Nov 2011
A riveting ghost story that touches the heart. The hero and heroine have to overcome some serious misunderstandings, a serial killer, and two ghosts to finally find each other.
To make the emotional punch even more significant, one of the ghosts is the hero’s dead brother, and the heroine’s dead fiancé.
The fact that the heroine can communicate with ghosts just raises the drama as she tries to determine if she’s talking to her dead fiancé or his killer.
If you’re looking for an entertaining scary read, don’t miss The Swan Cover Murders.