Kelsey Byden always believed that her mother was dead. But now, after all this time, she has discovered the truth: Naomi Chadwick is still alive--after spending years in prison for the murder of her lover. Now, at Naomi's Virginia horse farm, Kelsey is trying to sort out a lifetime of deception--and her feelings about her mother. The bonds of love can be fragile...as Kelsey learned from her recently ended marriage. But as the two women rebuild their relationship--and Kelsey finds herself swept into an unsettling new romance--she must decide once and for all who she can trust, and who threatens to betray her?
Kelsey Byden always believed that her mother is dead, now, as an adult she discovers that indeed her mother is alive and was in jail for murder. Kelsey goes to meet her mother and meet some of her demons. When the truth starts to unfold is she prepared for what that will say about her. Along the way she meets Gabe, will she be able to live with his past as well.Perhaps slightly too long it's still an interesting Nora Roberts romp.read more
I hated, hated, hated Grandma Byden. Other than that, it was a good story, some nice intrigue.read more
Kelsey Byden signed her divorce papers and learned her long-dead mother wasn't dead on the same day. Torn between pleasing the only family she's ever known and finding out more about the mother she never has, Kelsey takes the plunge. Her mother's Virginia horse farm proves surprisingly intriguing - as does her mother, and her mother's handsome neighbor. But sometimes the past has a way of coming back to haunt the present, and when a groom turns up dead and a horse drugged, suspicion mounts and why?Roberts takes fewer liberties with the sport of kings than I expected. Hadn't read this one in a long time, but found it just as enjoyable as ever.read more
Kelsey discovers her long dead mother is really alive. She enters the fast paced world of horse racing, and finds not only her mother but a neighbor who changes her life.read more
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