Legacy of Fear by Ryshia Kennie

Legacy of Fear

byRyshia Kennie

Kobo ebook | October 21, 2014

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Andra Vandersan is an expert code breaker, as fiercely independent and beautiful as she is brilliant. Working at the highest levels of deciphering, she’s always remained at a safe distance from the seamy underworld of Hong Kong’s criminal elite—but that’s about to change. When her next-door neighbor is brutally murdered in a way that suggests the work of the Chinese triads, two things become clear: Andra was the intended target of the hit, and the assassin is going to return.

 

Max True is a world-class linguist, a colleague of Andra’s who once helped her break a code that would destroy a terrorist cell. When he shows up at Andra’s door with a mysterious message, they realize they may have stumbled on a long-lost women’s language that holds the secret to incredible power—and one that the most vicious men in Hong Kong will stop at nothing to get their hands on.

 

As Andra and Max work to solve the puzzle of the language, they find themselves in a desperate race against time to escape the mysterious forces who all want the secret of the message—even as they surrender to the forces of an undeniable passion that brings them inexorably and irrevocably together.

 

 

About the Author:

 

Ryshia Kennie is the award-winning author of Fatal Intent, Intent to Kill, Legacy of Fear, From the Dust, and Ring of Desire. When not writing, Ryshia loves to hang out in any number of places—usually with a book in hand. She lives on the Canadian prairies with her husband and one opinionated Irish Terrier. For more, visit her website at www.ryshiakennie.com or her blog at www.ryshia.blogspot.com.

 

Title:Legacy of FearFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:October 21, 2014Publisher:Beyond the PageLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1940846366

ISBN - 13:9781940846361

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from A gripping love story packed with adventure! A gripping love story packed with adventure! Legacy of Fear was sort of "The DaVinci Code"-ish in that one clue led to another and another, and yet each clue was its own piece of the puzzle. I liked how pieces of the puzzle were revealed slowly and in unique ways. It wasn't, "Oh, hey, look, a clue," but rather the clues were disclosed through the dialogue and narration from the points of view of the different characters. Ryshia is VERY talented in describing things in different ways. She didn't just say, "The mountain peak disappeared into the clouds." Instead, she used any word except the obvious ones to describe the same point, and it made the story that much more entertaining to read. The story takes place in China, and it is obvious that Ryshia did a great deal of research to make the details authentic. Again, with her excellent descriptions, I felt like I was seeing and smelling what the characters were. The tension and interaction between Andra and Max was fantastic. I loved how their feelings for each other evolved, and I absolutely loved the ending! This book was a true "romantic suspense" if I've ever read one, and truly a story unlike any I have read! ***I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review***
Date published: 2014-12-27