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Riva Staulet's cool beauty belies the passions roiling within her. Now, she has everything she has ever wanted. But it hasn't always been that way. Many years before, there was a charming, handsome man who tried to take everything from her. Now he has his eye on the governor's mansion and Riva has not forgotten his cruelty....
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Published March 26th 1991 by Random House Value Publishing (first published September 2nd 1989)
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Cynthia
Feb 03, 2017 Cynthia rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Terrific

She was the youngest sister that at 15 did a lot of growing up. She lost her dad at 10, her big sister at 15 and a sick mom. But the worst was the man who married her, got heart pregnant, left her in New Orleans to fends for herself. She did things to survive but met a wonderful man who she married. He died and she has to face all of her past and age the man who wronged her.
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Dec 05, 2016 Rose helg rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
FANTASTIC BOOK

This is an FANTASTIC Book. This is a MUST READ. This book is a Page Turner. This Book will make you cry, but a couple of parts will make you laugh. Will read more of her books. You WILL NOT WANT To PUT THIS BOOK DOWN.
Diane Wachter
Jennifer Blake, PB-B @ 1989, 3/94. A novel about a woman whose first love, a cruel young man, is now running for governor of Louisiana, and her knowledge of his true character would keep him from realizing his dreams. Okay.
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Good Read.
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Difficult read. Interesting but tedious
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j'ai détesté, le héros et l’héroïne m'ont énervé!
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Too much drama and not enough romance for me.
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Jennifer Blake has been called a “pioneer of the romance genre”, and an “icon of the romance industry.” A New York Times and international best selling author since 1977, she is a charter member of Romance Writers of America, member of the RWA Hall of Fame, and recipient of the RWA Lifetime Achievement Rita. She holds numerous other honors, including two “Maggi
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