His Forbidden Bride
This is one occasion in Andreas Stephanos's life when he cannot have what he really wants.Better not let Zoe Lambert know that he's really the heir to a shipping fortune, or allow the intense physical desire between them to be indulged. There is a compelling reason the Greek tycoon can never bed or wed Zoe....
Sara Craven does angst and longing well. However, I felt the romance took a backseat to the mystery surrounding Zoe's mother.
(view spoiler)[Zoe travels to Greece to unravel her mother's past. She ends up meeting and falling in love with Andreas. They are both later led to mistakenly believe they are half-siblings. Zoe is eventually told the story of how her mother, Gina, had had a love affair with a married man while vacationing in Greece. That man, St ...more
The story has a little bit of a Gothic tone, with elements like mysteriously glaring old men, and the empty house featuring prominently. The main character and the romance are developed satisfyingly; while it's never in doubt that the reason for the relationship being "forbi ...more
Beautifully written location scenes made me feel like I was right there on that wonderful island.
The instant attraction that draws Andreas and Zoe together is hot but forbidden. You can just feel their connection simmering and waiting to burst out taking control. But Andreas reminds in control and wants to do their relationship right, finally convincing Zoe he is serious only to disappear, breaking her heart. Finding out why he left and an old secret smashs the remaining pieces of th ...more
I'm afraid I did not like this messy plot at all. The setting of the Greek island was very lovely, not touristy at all and the mysterious Andreas was perfect summer holiday fling material, or so Zoe thought.
But the mystery of Zoe's mother and the villa Danaë overshadowed all the romance...
THE icky factor of Andreas and Zoe being half siblings was too much for me...the writer was cruel as I really felt the hopelessness of their situation. In real life this wou ...more
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كم جميل أن ترث زو لامبرت تلك الفيلا الفخمة على الجزيرة اليونانية ! إنها في الحقيقة فرصة لتعيد بناء حياتها بيتها الجديد رائع ... وكذلك البستاني المثير الذي يعتني بالحديقة ... يا له من وضع غريب ... فما هذا الانجذاب التلقائي العجيب بينهما ...
لكن أسرارا كثيرة تتكشف حين تعلم زو أن أندريس ليس بستانيا متواضعا بل صاحب شركة نقل بحري فاحش الثراء هوية أندريس الجديدة تجعله بعيد المنال إلا إذا استطاع التخلص من سلاسل الماضي التي تقيده ليطالب بزو عروسا له