The House on Sunset Lake
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A stirring and intoxicating story of love and twisted secrets waiting… lurking. Spanning twenty years, this tale introduces Jim and Jennifer in 1995 when they meet in Savannah, before a traumatic event forces them apart. In 2015 they meet again, with secrets snapping at their heels, will their feelings remain intact? The bewitching hot heady Deep South, encouraged me to explore the past, so evocatively described and full of promise. Waves of emotion, spilling the ups and downs of life, feeling touchable and realistic wash the pages. Tasmina Perry has the ability to immerse you entirely within the story, I lived in the moment, whether it was 1995 or 2015. 'The House on Sunset Lake’ surges towards a climatic ending, it is a moving, and truly very lovely story indeed. ~ Liz Robinson
The House on Sunset Lake by Tasmina Perry
The House on Sunset Lake from the Sunday Times bestseller Tasmina Perry is a heart-wrenching love story bejewelled with mysteries and dark secrets, set in the Deep South. If you loved Santa Montefiore's The Gypsy Madonna or The House on Bellevue Gardens by Rachel Hore you will adore losing yourself in this book. A family secret. A house in ruin. A mystery to unravel...Casa D'Or, the mysterious plantation house on Sunset Lake, has been in the Wyatt family for over fifty years. Jennifer Wyatt returns there from university full of hope, as summer by the lake stretches ahead of her. Yet by the time it is over her heart will be broken, her family in tatters, her dreams long gone. Twenty years later, Casa D'Or stands neglected, a victim of tragic events. Jennifer has closed the door on her past. Then Jim, the man she met and fell in love with that magical summer, comes back into her life, with a plan to return Casa D'Or to its former glory. Their reunion will stir up old ghosts for both of them, and reveal the dark secrets the house still holds close...
'One of 2016's best summer reads Red magazine Seductive and mysterious, this is the perfect novel to while away a summer's afternoon' Daily Express
'Gripping... You'll be rooting for Jim and Jennifer, the narrative zips along at a great pace and it's brilliantly written. I loved it' Daily Mail
'Buried secrets, lost loves, betrayal and heartbreak fuel this intriguing, atmospheric love story with plenty of twists to keep you turning the pages' Sunday Express S magazine
'Beautifully descriptive and achingly romantic, this absorbing tale is a pure delight.' ***** Heat magazine
'A classic tale of star-crossed lovers - with a dark twist. Vividly told, with plenty of surprises Good Housekeeping Romance with a side order of suspense' Glamour
'Mystery, intrigue and romance all come together in one brilliant read' Fabulous magazine
'Atmospheric and engrossing' Sunday Mirror
'Fantastic reading, an excellent balance of romance and suspense. If you're heading on an end-of-summer break away, pack this one in your bag' Irish Country Living
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Publication date23rd March 2017
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PublisherHeadline Review an imprint of Headline Publishing Group
CategoriesModern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
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