Title: Where Promises Die
Author: R.C. Stephens
Publisher: Self Published
Release Date: 02-20-2017
Genre(s): Contemporary Romance
Page Count: 358
Heat Level: 3.5 flames out of 5
Rating: 5 stars out of 5
Haunted by a childhood trauma that leaves her orphaned, eleven-year-old Grace finds herself on the doorstep of the Duncans, her new adoptive family, broken and unable to speak. Catapulted from a bustling New York City life, she must find a way to call the rural town of Sade, Iowa her new home. Twins Eisav and Jacob Duncan immediately take a liking to Grace, wanting to erase the dark shadows etched on her perfect features.
As the twins vie for her affection, it becomes clear which one makes her smile.
Grace never has a choice for falling in love.
What starts as a way to coax his adopted sister to speak and smile, blossoms into the kind of love that lasts a lifetime.
In this small town it shouldn’t be a crime to fall in love . . .
Isaac Duncan warns his son to stay away from the forbidden fruit. Eisav never listens.
Now an intricate web of lies and secrets stand in the way of Eisav winning back the only woman he has ever loved.
In a place where yesterday’s promises were broken, Eisav must learn what it truly means to love and cherish . . .
But is he too late?
Five Emotional Stars! Grace is living with her mother’s best friend and her three children after her mother died. Grace feels scared and finds comfort with Eisav who is one of the twin brothers. Jacob is the other twin brother and he also comes to love Grace. Eisav and Grace have an instant connection and he is like the light to her dark. It is amazing how quickly things can change for Eisav and Grace. Eisav’s father forbids Grace and Eisav from being together. Only one of them will be able to save Grace and own her heart. Which of the brothers will save Grace and win her heart? I thoroughly enjoyed this book and was hooked from the first chapter. The book is filled with passion, danger, love, and deceit. The author writes a beautifully emotional story that is well-written. I connected with the characters and felt all of their emotions. There are plenty of twists and turns in the story that will have you turning the pages. I look forward to seeing where the author goes next! I highly recommend this book!