Happy in her new life in River’s End, Christie Ryan loves the little cottage she’s renovating and the man she longs to marry.
But that happiness is shaken when a mysterious woman commissions a painting from Martin Blake, insisting on secrecy and creating undercurrents of suspicion.
The cottage is targeted as part of a shocking crime spree as pressure mounts for it to be sold. When Christie finds herself at odds with Martin over her safety, their disagreement sets in motion a series of events playing straight into the hands of the one person who wants to destroy everything she’s worked so hard to build.
In a heart-stopping series of events, Christie comes face to face with her greatest fear… and there is no going around it.
Jasmine Sea follows on from The Stationmaster's Cottage, with heart-pounding suspense and heartwarming joy.
Recommended reading order:
The Stationmaster's Cottage
The Secrets of Palmerston House
The Christmas Key
In addition there are two short companion stories which can be read before or after The Stationmaster's Cottage
Taming the Wind (how Thomas and Martha met)
Martha (the missing years)
About the author
Phillipa lives just outside a beautiful town in country Victoria, Australia. She also lives in the many worlds of her imagination and stockpiles stories beside her laptop.
She writes from the heart about love, dreams, secrets, discovery, the sea, the world as she knows it... or wishes it could be. She loves happy endings, heart-pounding suspense, and characters who stay with you long after the final page.
With a passion for music, the ocean, nature, reading, and writing, she is often found in the vegetable garden pondering a new story.