Sunday, June 26, 2016
Wait Until Dark: Carolina Moon Series, Book 3 by: Christy Barritt
A woman grieving broken dreams. A man struggling to regain memories. A secret entrenched in folklore dating back two centuries.
Antiquarian Felicity French has no clue the trouble she’s inviting in when she rescues a man outside her grandma’s old plantation house during a treacherous snowstorm. All she wants is to nurse her battered heart and wounded ego, as well as come to terms with her past. Now she’s stuck inside with a stranger sporting an old bullet wound and forgotten hours.
Coast Guardsman Brody Joyner can't remember why he was out in such perilous weather, how he injured his head, or how a strange key got into his pocket. He also has no idea why his pint-sized savior has such a huge chip on her shoulder. He has no choice but to make the best of things until the storm passes.
Brody and Felicity’s rocky start goes from tense to worse when danger closes in. Who else wants the mysterious key that somehow ended up in Brody’s pocket? Why? The unlikely duo quickly becomes entrenched in an adventure of a lifetime, one that could have ties to local folklore and Felicity’s ancestors. But sometimes the past leads to darkness . . . darkness that doesn’t wait for anyone.
Wow this was a fast paced story full of exciting tales! I love that this book was based off of some of Christy's best childhood memories and that she has had this story in the works for years! It. Was. Awesome! I'm not usually a big fan of pirate stories but this one just pulled me in and I finished it in a day! Christy has an amazing talent for story telling and her books keep getting better and better. If you haven't given her a shot you really need to, her books are amazing!
Note: I was given and ARC copy of this book by the Author in exchange for an honest review!