By Edna Buchanan
From Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Buchanan, the unconventional she has regularly desired to write: the gripping saga of star-crossed enthusiasts throughout generations. A century in the past, while Indians and alligators roamed frontier Miami, the mythical John Ashley used to be 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 grew to become the main infamous, colourful, and compelling figures in Florida’s violent outlaw heritage. 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 amazing homicide and immediately acknowledges a gorgeous version associated with the case because the woman who has haunted his desires on account that formative years. Her identify is Laura, and the lightning-fast appeal 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 background repeats itself. The query is, how strong is the earlier? Do the present-day renegades stand an opportunity? do we switch our personal future? Or needs to the tip regularly be a similar for risky humans in risky 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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