When her estranged sister, Greta, is killed in a fire, Boston news producer Britt Andersen heads straight for her sister's Vermont town where, for the first time, she meets her handsome brother-in-law, Alec Lynch, and her eleven-year-old niece, Zoe -- who narrowly escaped the blaze. Surprised by the bond that she forms with Zoe, Britt stays to help her recover from the tra...more
Mass Market Paperback, 385 pages
Published April 27th 2004 by Pocket Books
(first published 2003)
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Feb 09, 2010 Pbwritr rated it 1 of 5 stars · review of another edition
Fast-moving book. Britt's sister, Greta, is killed in a fire. They were estranged for years, ridiculously, so it's even more ridiculous that Britt moves in with Greta's husband and child and then begins thinking that the husband must hav done it and seeing herself as her niece's protector. Too quickly making him out to be evil and then too weirdly deciding that Greta's widow is the only man for her--albeit a year later.