After reading a disturbing letter, Chelsea is taking a walk on the beach when she discovers a handsome, naked! Stranger. Little choice left, she takes the stranger to her house where she lives with her mom, her brother and his wife.
When the handsome stranger awakens they discover he can't remember a single thing... Not how he ended up naked and stabbed in the water, nor his own name or his past...
Facing a future she wants to avoid at all cost and an attraction to a stranger she finds hard to deny, she sets up a daring and sensual scheme. Unfortunately the plan didn't include the strong feeling she develops for the stranger who seduces her body by night and her heart by day. Living a dream has only one disadvantage... One moment one must wake up and face reality again...
This is part 3 of the Pembroke Palace Series by Julianne MacLean.
In this wonderful novel MacLean takes us on a journey with the missing Blake, the responsible, loyal brother.
Only with no recollection of whom he is, Blake is able to show the side he has to hide for so many years. With no one to remember, he is drawn to Chelsea without any inhibition. Faced with a love blossoming, but no memory of a wife or fiancée who might be searching for him. The love between Chelsea and Blake is strong and heartbreaking. Blake is heartbroken when he finds out what Chelsea planned and as his brother shows up to take him home, there's only one thing he can do... Take Chelsea with him to see where to go from there and to have her by his side in a world that is so unfamiliar to him. Blake is arrogant, caring and more like his brothers than we would have assumed previously.
Chelsea is going to be forced to a wedding she doesn't want. Ruined by a youthful elopement it's the only marriage proposal she can expect. And since her brother's wife hasn't conceived yet, it up to her to keep the title in the family. Thus a plan developed in her mind... Chelsea started as a dreamer, a writer with her head in the clouds. But as the story continues she has to learn to deal with reality and face the fact that she is as free as she would like to believe... But when the truth is discovered, all her dreams seem to scatter around her.
The latest novel by Julianne MacLean is a heartbreaking story that grabs your heart and won't let go until you finished the very last sentence...
Julianne MacLean's wonderful talent combined with a heartbreaking plot and well developed and growing characters resulted in a book that will most definitely be on your keeper's shelf.
With this book Julianne MacLean hits the stars. It has everything... Passion, love, betrayal, hurt and lots of emotions. I can honestly say this is the best book by this writer so far! And I have loved her work from the very first one... When a stranger loves me touches your heart in a way you won't forget easily.