The Best-Kept Secret (Reverend Curtis Black #3)
At the request of her readers, Kim Roby is giving another airing to one of her most popular characters, Curtis Black, who was introduced in Casting the First Stone and who continued his escapades in Too Much of a Good Thing.
Kim Roby's readers can't get enough of the Reverend Curtis Black, that self–justifying, greedy, womanizing flimflam man who is one of the biggest rasc...more
AUTHOR” KIMBERLY LAWSON-ROBY
In “The Best Kept Secret” By Kimberly Lawson Roby, Charlotte Black happens to be Pastor Curtis Black wife and also the first lady of their new found church Deliverance. Charlotte and Curtis decided to move to Michelle which is a small time around Chicago to try and provide a better life for their seven year old son Matthew. Every since the time that they moved Charlotte complains about her new lifestyle and her husband’s income from his now ...more
In this book Charlotte is dissatisfied with Curtis's loss of status, loss of earnings and downsizing church size so decides to do the dirty on him with his best friend. Keep family close and friends even closer takes on a different meaning with the Blacks.
There are a few twists and surprises - with lots of lying, cheating and blackmail, and some, but ya'll know Curtis and Charolette just do their ...more
To present that limited information to the reader is unacceptable
Develop your goddamn characters
1. KLR has some skills when it comes down to weaving together a tale.
2. This book was a more informative book, she dropped some jewels of knowledge as we read the story line such as paying credit cards, getting published and much more.
and 3. the reason i'm emotionally spent. Curtis.
I really wanted to see him on the up and up. Finally being the ...more
Rev. Black thought he was on the road to doing right and realized he couldn't stay clean for long. Sadly his 3rd wife, Charlotte, didn't help matters at all. He is doing good being a dad and new husband for the most part but temp ...more
I really enjoyed the interaction of the characters. Charlotte was a mess but I know that that is how some women thing. Curtis really had my heart until the end. Even with his past, I thought he was a great ex ...more
I did like to read on something from the POV of someone with Christian beliefs, but the spiritual piece as missing it all felt like a ruse than to me.
I did enjoy the story as it was well written although it lacked the element of surprise.