Drama with a hint of humor is rife in Sargeant's latest. The main character grows throughout the book and will surprise readers with her tenacity, heightening your anticipation as to
how rivals will become lovers. Dialogue provides a vivid image of each character's persona and their contribution
to the conflict. Readers will savor this right to the end.
Handsome, smart and rich, Steven can have almost any woman he desires. When the tentacles of his ex-fiancee wave her off as competition, Valerie is forced to confront her fears and feelings. (DAFINA, Apr., 352 pp., $6.99)