Beautiful Storm: First of all, from author Barbara Freethy, comes the first book in a new romantic suspense trilogy:
Lightning Strikes. In addition, within these connected novels, lightning leads to love and danger.
Also the unraveling of long-buried secrets that will change not only the past but also the future.
When her father’s plane mysteriously disappeared in the middle of an electrical storm, Alicia Monroe became obsessed with lightning.
Now a news photographer in Miami, Alicia covers local stories by day and chases storms at night.
In a flash of lightning, she sees what appears to be a murder.
But when she gets to the scene, there is no body, only a military tag belonging to Liliana Valdez, a woman who has been missing for two months.
Furthermore, while the police use the tag to jump-start their stalled investigation, Alicia sets off on her own to find the missing woman.
Her search takes her into the heart of Miami’s Cuban-American community.
This is where she meets the attractive but brooding Michael Cordero, who has his own demons to vanquish.
Hence, soon Alicia and Michael are not just trying to save Liliana’s life. But also their own, as someone will do anything to protect a dark secret…
The Lightning Strikes Trilogy:
Beautiful Storm (#1)
Lightning Lingers (#2)
Summer Rain (#3)
About the Author – Barbara Freethy
Barbara Freethy is a former public relations professional and freelance business writer.
She writes books about love and family with a little bit of magic.
Her first novel for Avon Books, Daniel’s Gift, was a touching story about a little boy and his estranged parents.
This book won a RITA award and has been optioned for a television movie.
She has also written the series Taken, Angel’s Bay, Callaways, Wish and Lightning Strikes.
Her additional novels include: The Sweetest Thing, Love Will Find a Way, Silent Run and Silent Fall.