Romantic suspense where mystery, murder, kidnapping and intrigue rattle along at a great pace against the interesting backdrop of an alternative therapy clinic and dream interpretation. It is very compulsive.
Comparison: Sandra Brown, Nora Roberts, Susan Lewis.
Similar this month: None but try Santa Montefiore or Lisa Gardner.
Isabel Wright spends her days at the Belvedere Center for Sleep Research analyzing the dreams of others. Dr. Martin Belvedere, a pioneer in the field, recognized her unique talent for what he calls Level Five lucid dreaming—and rescued her from a dead-end job at the psychic dreamer hotline. It’s satisfying, lucrative work, but it can be emotionally draining at times. Especially when one of her anonymous subjects, known only as Client Number Two, captures her imagination through his compelling dream narratives. Secretly, she thinks of him as “dream man.”
Client Number Two’s real name is Ellis Cutler. A loner who learned long ago not to let anyone get too close, he works for a highly classified government agency with an interest in the potential value of lucid dreaming. And he has just been ordered by his boss to make contact with Isabel, who’s been fired after the sudden death of Dr. Belvedere. Heading to California, he pushes his own fantasies out of his mind, determined to maintain a professional relationship with the mysterious woman who reads his dreams.
But when they meet in the flesh, the dream becomes real enough to touch. And a waking nightmare begins - when a suspicious hit-and-run leads them into a perilous web of passion, betrayal and murder, and forces them to walk the razor-thin line between dreams and reality…
Closing date: 06/09/2018
‘First in her class’ New York Times
Publication date: 06/10/2005
Publisher: Judy Piatkus Publishers Ltd
|Publication date:||6th October 2005|
|Author:||Jayne Ann Krentz|
|Publisher:||Judy Piatkus Publishers Ltd|
|Genres:||eBook Favourites, Relationship Stories, Thriller / Suspense,|
Jayne Ann Krentz has written books using various pseudonyms such as Amanda Quick and Jayne Castle. She has had several New York Times bestsellers an has won numerous awards. She lives with her husband in Washington State.More About Jayne Ann Krentz