Excellent Review, Colleen. Although the plot is reminicent of many old Noir movies and many novels, YOU have pointed out the Author has made it HER own and have drawn me to place ‘The Secrets of Halstead House’ on my MUST READ list. Thank you.
Title: Secrets of Hallstead House
Author: Amy M. Reade
ISBN 10: 1601833008
ISBN 13: 978-1601833006
Published: Kensington Trade (July 1, 2014)
Author webpage: amymreade.com
Genre: Romantic Suspense, Family Drama, Woman’s Fiction
Nurse, Macy Stoddard is desperately looking for a new beginning. Loss has become her sole existence after the deaths of both of her parents. To make matters worse, her fiancé deserts her just when she needs him the most. Now she finds herself totally alone in the world. To turn the corner of tragic life events, Macy decides to take a position on a remote island in upstate New York where Alexandria Hallstead, the elderly mistress of Hallstead House needs the care of a qualified nurse.
Immediately, Macy is enamored with the natural beauty of the island and the uniqueness of the old house. She enjoys caring for Alex Hallstead and the elderly woman values…
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