Although Madelyn hides a dark secret she�s kept from her husband for years, her marriage to Cheng Gao is all she dreamed it would be as they share a loving relationship centered around their precocious three-year old daughter Lyn. However, when Cheng�s brother, Xiong, arrives on the scene, Madelyn�s world evolves into a nightmare filled with mental illness, murder, a heart-breaking loss, and an ultimate betrayal. Is Madelyn�s glorious life with Cheng and Lyn shattered forever, or does fate hold the key to happiness beyond her wildest imagination? Don�t miss the suspenseful events that lead to a shocking conclusion.
Pat Booth-Lynch considers her life a true adventure. She�s discovered the joy of traveling to exotic places, engaged in a rewarding corporate career, developed talents that have expanded her horizons, raised a talented daughter, Kyle, and is married to a dynamo of a husband Jack, who has made the journey seem like a trip to a candy store. Currently, while living in Florida, she�s involved in writing mystery/thriller novels, namely "Blood Pearls" and "Blood Image" and a novella titled "A Shocking Reunion" as well as short stories that have won awards, some of which are highlighted in an anthology, "Tales to tease the senses." When she�s not pounding out provocative stories, you�ll find her traveling to those far away places with the strange sounding names in search of that next adventure. One of her favorite sayings is: Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore . . . Dream . . . Discover!