By Edna Buchanan
From Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Buchanan, the unconventional she has regularly desired to write: the gripping saga of star-crossed fanatics throughout generations. A century in the past, whilst Indians and alligators roamed frontier Miami, the mythical John Ashley was once accused of homicide and sentenced to hold. He insisted he used to be blameless and went at the run together with his sweetheart, Laura Upthegrove.
John and Laura turned the main infamous, colourful, and compelling figures in Florida’s violent outlaw background. Their sensual and dreamy saga is juxtaposed with the taut and suspenseful tale in their fictional descendants who percentage an analogous love and hazards 100 years later. In today’s Miami, murder Sergeant John Ashley investigates a millionaire’s brilliant homicide and immediately acknowledges a gorgeous version associated with the case because the lady who has haunted his desires considering that formative years. Her identify is Laura, and the lightning-fast allure is supernaturally mutual.
The murder case is going undesirable, Ashley is falsely accused of homicide similar to his ancestor, and the hot enthusiasts pass at the run as historical past repeats itself. The query is, how strong is the prior? Do the present-day renegades stand an opportunity? do we switch our personal future? Or needs to the top continually be an identical for risky humans in harmful times?
In a sweeping epic that explores the inevitability of destiny, A darkish and Lonely position draws the reader into an unforgettable global of intrigue, drama, romance, and tragedy.
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