Itas the year 2000, and twenty-four-year-old Kate moves into a new apartment to find a new state of independence in a new millennium. Almost immediately, she starts crushing on a hot guy who lives in her building. Deciding to take a break from her boyfriend Dexter, Kate believes the only thing now separating her from the fresh object of her sexual fantasies is the thin wall between their neighboring apartments. A former 1920s hotel, Camden Court has housed many lonely lives over the decadesaand is where a number of them have come to die. They're not all resting in peace, however, including ninety-year-old Olive, who dropped dead in Kateas apartment and continues to make her presence known. For Olive has a secret sheas dying to tell. One linking her to the sex, scandal, and sacrifice of a young dreamer named Lon. As the past haunts the present, Kateas romantic notion that the thrill-of-the-chase beats the reality-after-the-catch unexpectedly entwines her modern-day love life with Lonas Jazz Age tragedy. With a little supernatural and a lotta' razzle-dazzle, Seven for a Secret is where historical fiction meets contemporary rom-comafrom the Roaring Twenties when the aNew Womana was born, to the modern Noughties when she really came of age.With Miss Mousy partially blocking the air conditioner, Kate could smell her stale sweatin the cold air blowing into the room. The apartment was freezing again, which confirmedfor Kate that something was off with her AC. Mental note: Replaceanbsp;...
|Title||:||Seven for a Secret|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2014-12-02|