In the Shadow of the Past: A Lesbian Historical Love Story


SKU: 9781955294010
Author: Leak, J E
Publication Date: 07/01/2021
Publisher: Certifiably Creative LLC
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book
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She fell for the wrong woman … now it’s going to cost her.

Reporter Jenny Ryan lived a charmed life until guilt over her father’s death led her into a world of danger and intrigue. When an anonymous call places blame on an untouchable mobster, she channels her need for justice into a plot to bring him down. But her plan goes awry when she falls for his alluring mistress.

Songstress Kathryn Hammond is seething with frustration. As an OSS agent trapped stateside assigned to a traitorous mobster, she fears she’ll never pay her wartime debts. But when Jenny Ryan becomes her next assignment, desire becomes a different kind of frustration. One that could destroy her future.

To protect the woman she loves, Jenny must sacrifice her need for justice. To find absolution, Kathryn must deny her feelings for Jenny. Can they be together without losing everything?

In the Shadow of the Past is the mesmerizing first book in this lesbian historical romance series. If you like slow burn romances and being lost in the lush sights and sounds of 1940s New York City, then you’ll revel in this emotionally sweeping love story.

Buy In the Shadow of the Past for a page-turning night of intrigue today!