About the Book
A broken man. A fiery young woman. Neither one's heart will come away unscathed.
Juliet Graham fervently counts the days until her twenty-first birthday, when she can claim the inheritance that will grant her the freedom she has always craved and the guardianship of her younger brother. Until then, she is trapped under her aunt Agnes’s domineering will. When forced to accompany the family to a house party at Shaldorn Castle, Juliet’s only objective is to keep to herself. That is, until a chance encounter with a boorish stranger stirs up an unexpected whirlwind of emotions in her. Thrown off-balance, Juliet does the unthinkable: loses her temper and insults the man—who turns out to be her unwilling host, the Duke of Halstead. Fully expecting to be sent away, Juliet is surprised when the brusque and callous duke instead takes an interest in her.
Drawn to the duke in unguarded moments, Juliet finds herself more and more intrigued by the man who shuns Society’s rules as completely as she does, and over the next few weeks, their unlikely friendship deepens into a connection neither expected.
But even as Juliet comes to recognize her true feelings, her scheming aunt issues an ultimatum that threatens the future she was just beginning to hope for. Juliet must choose: either break the promise she made to herself years ago, or lose the man who has captured her heart and soul.
About the Author
At a young age Heidi perfected the art of hiding out so she could read instead of doing chores. One husband and four children later, not much has changed. She has an abiding love for peanut butter M&Ms, all things fall, and any book that can make her forget she is supposed to be keeping her children alive. Heidi currently lives just north of Boston, in a charming old town in southern New Hampshire.
From cover to cover, Heidi Kimball’s novel Where the Stars Meet the Sea, is an absolute delight. Readers will want to set aside everything else and just read, read, read! Readers will come to know the intriguing characters in the charming house party setting. This story is about a woman whose cousin has fallen in love with her and the pressure put on her to marry him even though she only thinks of him as a friend. And then to add to the confusion and love triangle, there is the brooding master of the house that she is drawn to. This story is one that readers will absolutely love and will not be able to stop thinking about long after the last page is turned. It will quickly become a fan favorite for readers that enjoy Kimball’s work.
Genre: historical, regency, romance
Publisher: Covenant Communications
Publication date: March 2, 2020
Number of pages: 256
Disclosure statement: A complimentary review copy of this book was provided from tour groups, publishers, publicists, and authors, including NetGalley, OR was borrowed from the library, including OverDrive, Or borrowed from Kindle Unlimited OR pre-ordered/purchased for review. A review was not required and all views and opinions expressed are my own.
3/26/2020 10:52:12 pm
I love a good Regency book!
3/27/2020 06:34:47 am
The initial things that pull me to a book is the cover and title, and both of these are incredible!
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