Above The Harvest Moon by Rita Bradshaw

By Rita Bradshaw

It's 1926 and the melancholy is claiming its sufferers each day. Hannah and her mom Miriam, who've lived with Hannah's uncle and aunt seeing that her father died, have by no means fairly been shut. As Hannah develops right into a attractive lady, so Miriam's jealousy and resentment of her grows. a minimum of Hannah can get away to spend time at her pal Naomi's, whose style mom supplies Hannah the love she so lacks at domestic. And Hannah isn't really detached to Naomi's good-looking, captivating brother Joe. but if she is compelled to escape her apartment and the undesirable cognizance of her uncle, it's the grave, taciturn Jake, Naomi's different brother, who shines via as Hannah's protector...

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Above The Harvest Moon

It's 1926 and the melancholy is claiming its sufferers on a daily basis. Hannah and her mom Miriam, who've lived with Hannah's uncle and aunt due to the fact her father died, have by no means particularly been shut. As Hannah develops right into a attractive woman, so Miriam's jealousy and resentment of her grows. at the least Hannah can get away to spend time at her buddy Naomi's, whose type mom provides Hannah the love she so lacks at domestic.

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Who the hell was Kayla? The machine beeped. “Nick, it’s Kayla again. I don’t know what to do. The security guard found your coat and your wedding ring in a men’s room at the hotel. I’m really worried. If you wanted out, you should have told me. ” His coat and his wedding ring? He sure as hell didn’t have a wedding ring. She obviously had the wrong number and the wrong Nick. “Me again,” she said, her voice filled with panic. “I TA K E N 11 don’t know why I keep calling, except I don’t know what else to do.

I’m not sure what you want me to say,” she said. ” “My husband. I was with him when he bought it. ” “Oh, I’ll bet he had some fun, all right. ” “He traded it in. ” The man glared down at her. “Where is he? ” She didn’t want to admit that Nick had stolen anything. But he certainly had a lot of explaining to do. “I don’t know. ” His ruthless gaze searched her face for the truth. She wanted to look away, but she couldn’t. She didn’t want to appear as if she were hiding anything. “I spoke to the police,” he said a moment later.

She asked. ” “Yes, there’s something wrong,” he snapped. “This place is a mess. There’s crap everywhere, towels on the floor, and the bed is unmade. ” “Excuse me? I don’t understand,” she said, obvious confusion in her voice. TA K E N 13 “What don’t you understand? I’ve been out of the country. ” “But you were home a few weeks ago,” she said. “I ran into you right before Valentine’s Day. Don’t you remember? ” “What are you talking about? ” Nick’s mind raced. Joanne had spoken to someone— who?

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