Isn't it GORGEOUS??? My friend and fellow author and designer extraordinaire, Dineen Miller, designed it. She's so talented. My jaw dropped when I first saw it. Here's her website, if you'd like to see the books she writes. Dineen Miller
And here is the back cover synopsis of the storyline. This is a sequel to my original pirate series, but it is NOT necessary that you read those books first. However, it would make me very happy. LOL
I, for one, am quite thrilled to be back in the Caribbean again!
Port Royal, Jamaica 1692
Living in a city deemed the wickedest in the world is no easy task for Miss Juliana Dutton. To make matters worse, with an ailing father and a drunken fool for a brother, she is forced to take over the running of the family business in order to survive. When a meddlesome suitor threatens to discover her secret and cast them all onto the streets, she agrees to a spurious engagement with the town buffoon, Lord Munthrope. She only hopes the man is trustworthy.
Alexander Hyde, son of the infamous Captain Edmund Merrick Hyde, is the most feared pirate in Port Royal. Disillusioned with the religion of his parents and the pleasures of the world, Alex staves off his emptiness by leading a dual life as both the pretentious dandy, Lord Munthrope, and the feared Pirate Earl.
A long-time enemy is out to destroy Alex and take Juliana for his own. Yet could their problems be a Divine hand leading them down a path of escape? Or when an earthquake strikes, will they be doomed with the rest of Port Royal to be swallowed up by the sea?
So, what do you think? Love the cover? Sound like something you'd like to read? This book releases in early March. If you'd like to keep up with specials I'll be having and information on my new releases, please sign up for my email newsletter on the right side of this page. I'll be having a pre-release party here on my blog every Friday for a month starting on February 14th (Valentine's day!) and going through March 7th during which I'll be giving away free copies.
Happy sailing and have a great weekend!