Secret Hearts

The American Hearts Collection

Book 2
Bookbinder Press
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Ordinary hearts with extraordinary passion fight to survive clashing classes, forbidden love, and the flood of the century.

Maggie MacLaren longs to leave her hometown, even if she must quell her attraction to rugged steelworker Jake O’Neill. He is handsome and solid, like the ordinary life all around her. When refined Andrew Adair walks into Maggie’s library, he sweeps her into his world of wealth and power, where at last her dreams seem possible. However, Andrew’s world is not all it appears to be.

High above town, reclusive young widow Allison Kimball arrives at her family’s exclusive mountain retreat to find tucked into her carpetbag a love letter. So begins a series of secret epistles and midnight trysts with a man who signs each note with a cryptic “D”. Their forbidden love story unfolds to reveal a truth that will threaten to tear them apart as their world comes crashing down in the Johnstown Flood of 1889.

Originally published as Watermarks

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 J.L. Jarvis is a left-handed opera singer/teacher/lawyer who writes romance novels. She received her undergraduate training from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a doctorate from the University of Houston. She now lives and writes in New York. For information about upcoming books, sign up for her newsletter at news.jljarvis.com.

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Bookbinder Press
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Published on
Sep 15, 2011
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Pages
367
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ISBN
9780985855444
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Language
English
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Fiction / Romance / General
Fiction / Romance / Historical / 20th Century
Fiction / Romance / Historical / General
Fiction / Romance / Historical / Victorian
Fiction / Romance / Multicultural & Interracial
Fiction / Romance / Western
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