The Bracelet

The Bracelet

Book - 2014
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"There are no secrets that time does not reveal."

Savannah, Georgia - 1858

Celia Browning dreams of the day when her childhood sweetheart Sutton Mackay comes home to Savannah after two years in Jamaica managing his family's shipping interests. Sutton has all but proposed, and their marriage will unite two of the city's most prominent families. But just as Sutton returns, a newspaper reporter arrives in town, determined to pry into twin tragedies that took place at the Browning mansion on Madison Square when Celia was a child.

While the journalist pursues his story, someone is trying to frighten Celia. When she receives a series of anonymous notes, and a bracelet imbued with a chilling message, Celia realizes that her family's past has the power to destroy her future.

As the clouds of war gather over Savannah, and her beloved father's health worsens, Celia determines to uncover the truth about what really happened all those years ago.

Inspired by actual events in one of Savannah's most prominent 19th-century families, The Bracelet is the story of a young southern woman whose dreams fracture under the weight of her family's tragic past.

"Historical romance with a sprinkle of secrets for readers to solve, Dorothy Love's latest puts a new spin on an old idea." --Romantic Times, 4-star review

Publisher: Nashville, TN : Thomas Nelson, [2014]
ISBN: 9781401687601
Characteristics: 328 pages


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Apr 21, 2017

Good story. Loved all the details.

Jul 05, 2016

A good light read.

Mar 17, 2015

Talented author knows how to develop a plot.
This story arises from historical bits, so is completely believable.
At the end, we discover Celia will return for more adventures - there are many avenues left open for tangents.
Thoroughly enjoyed! The madwoman is not in the attic, but under everyone's noses.

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