About the book: When Mikaela York opens an anonymous blue sympathy card with the nursery rhyme "Jack and Jill" written inside, she doesn't know what to make of it. But soon after, Mikaela and her fiance are in a tragic car accident, resulting in her husband-to-be's death. Then when Mikaela's grandmother loses her life in a hiking accident one year later, an old man gives Mikaela another mysterious blue card at the funeral.
After the service, Mikaela's grandfather asks that she oversee the renovations on his bed & breakfast in New Zealand. When she arrives, Mikaela meets Tui Davies—the inn's manager—and Brentin Williams, the man Tui expects her daughter to marry. Tui helps Mikaela retrieve a doll from the cellar vault, but the doll turns out to be an evil omen that Mikaela is told she must get rid of before someone is murdered.
Meanwhile, the old man from the funeral is bent on revenge and is plotting against everyone who has ever wronged him, and Mikaela is next in line. But until she discovers the killer's contact in New Zealand, who can she trust? And while Brentin attempts to help Mikaela overcome her grief, she must decide—is she ready to love again?
My review: This was one of those books that I read in one day because I didn't want to put it down until I knew just who did it and why! I loved everything about it.
I loved Mikaela, she's a young woman who has had a really hard year. Her fiance was killed right before their wedding in a car accident and her grandma's just died. Her grandfather wants her to go to New Zealand to watch over some renovations being done on the bed and breakfast he owns there. Little does she know the craziness waiting for her there!
I loved the way you see things from Mikaela's point of view, but you also see what's happening through Brentin's eyes and the murderer's eyes. That makes things a bit more tense because you know when bad things are going to be happening. I really wanted to shout to Mikaela to watch out!
The plot of this one is fast moving and kept me on the edge of my seat until I read the very last page. I really enjoyed this one, make sure to grab your own copy!
I was sent a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.
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Labels: Covenant Communications, lds suspense, Ronda Gibb Hinrichsen