A Secret Treasure by Lindsay Townsend
(BookStrand Publishing)

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The Greek island of Rhodes: luxurious and hot, beloved haunt of the Sun God, steeped in the mysteries of the past. In the late 1930s during the gathering storm-clouds of war, it is a dangerous place to fall in love.  

When pretty, passionate Eve Burnett meets the darkly intriguing Julio Falcone, she is torn. As a man, Julio is powerfully attractive. As a policeman, he is bound to be a Fascist. Her brother, David, who is missing, is connected to the Greek Partisans who wish to liberate Rhodes from their Italian overlords.

Now, as David appears at their parents' house soon after Julio makes Eve's acquaintance, Eve is compelled to hide her brother and a mysterious gold statuette. The Fascists are looking for him and this secret treasure. Soon, Eve realizes that she may be forced to choose between the man she loves and the ultimate safety of her family.

Categories:  Historical Romantic Suspense ROMANCE
Word Count: 34,000

"I spent time on the island of Rhodes and was enchanted by its people. I was intrigued by the legend of the Colossus of Rhodes. One of the ancient wonders of the world, this was a massive statue dedicated to the Sun God, said to straddle the entrance to Mandraki Harbor. This story is the result of my interest." ~Lindsay~


 

 

About Lindsay Townsend

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Classic Romance Revival is a group founded to grow the "classic" romance genre within the industry as a whole. Member authors combine their talents to produce The Cupid Diaries series as part of the Classic Romance Revival marketing and promotion strategy
 
Published October 23, 2008 by Siren Publishing. 130 pages
Genres: History, Romance, Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense. Fiction

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