Format: Mass Market Paperbound
Dimensions: 352 pages, 2.65 × 1.69 × 0.39 in
Published: December 31, 1998
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0515124214
ISBN - 13: 9780515124217
Read from the Book
Chapter One Phillip loosened the windsor knot in his Fendi tie. It was a long commute from Baltimore to Maryland''s Eastern Shore, and he''d programmed his CD player with that in mind. He started out mellow with a little Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Thursday-evening traffic was as bad as predicted, made worse by the sluggish rain and the rubberneckers who couldn''t resist a long, fascinated goggle at the three-car accident on the Baltimore Beltway. By the time he was heading south on Route 50, even the hot licks of vintage Stones couldn''t completely lift his mood. He''d brought work with him and somehow had to eke out time for the Myerstone Tire account over the weekend. They wanted a whole new look for this advertising campaign. Happy tires make happy drivers, Phillip thought, drumming his fingers on the wheel to the rhythm of Keith Richards''s outlaw guitar. Which was a crock, he decided. Nobody was happy driving in rainy rush-hour traffic, no matter what rubber covered their wheels. But he''d come up with something that would make the consumers think that riding on Myerstones would make them happy, safe, and sexy. It was his job, and he was good at it. Good enough to juggle four major accounts, supervise the status of six lesser ones, and never appear to break a sweat within the slick corridors of Innovations, the well-heeled
From the Publisher
#1 New York Times
bestselling author Nora
Roberts presents the final novel in the captivating trilogy of
three brothers who have come together in a time of need. They
honored their father''s wish to raise young Seth as their own. And
with all of the brothers home again, the Quinn family has never
been so strong. But in the months to come, their strength is
Phillip Quinn had done everything to make his life seem perfect.
With his career on the fast track and a condo overlooking the Inner
Harbor, his life on the street was firmly in the past. But one look
at Seth and he''s reminded of the boy he once was...
Phillip has intended to fulfill his father''s dying request and
considered Seth to be a duty. He never expected he would grow to
love Seth, and soon his promise to his father became more than just
Seth''s future as a Quinn seems assured-until a
stranger arrives in town. She claims to be researching St.
Christopher''s for her new book, but the true objects of study are
the Quinns. Her cool reserve intrigues Phillip. He is determined to
uncover her motives, but she is holding a secret that has the power
to threaten the life the brothers have made for Seth. A secret that
could tear the family apart... forever...
About the Author
Nora Roberts has published more than 130 novels, which has been translated into more than 25 languages. She writes romances under her own name and futuristic crime novels under the pseudonym of J. D. Robb. She has been given the Romance Writers of America Lifetime Achievement Award and has been inducted into their Hall of Fame.
From Our Editors
This final volume in Nora Roberts'
best-selling trilogy tells the story of three brothers who come
together in a time of need to fulfill their dying father's final
wish. They've honoured his wish to raise young Seth as their own,
but now it looks as though the life they've built for Seth could be
threatened. Phillip Quinn has done everything to build a successful
life for himself but one look at Seth and he's reminded of the boy
he used to be. Now Seth's future as a Quinn is secure, that is
until a stranger arrives in town researching for her new book, but
her real objects of her study as the Quinns. Phillip is intrigued
with her, but she's carrying a secret that could threaten
everything he's worked for in Inner Harbor.
Bright dialogue and lots of heart. (Publishers Weekly)