Keeping Secrets: 5 Protagonists with Something to Hide
We all have a rich inner life that we keep to ourselves, but for these five protagonists, the secrets that they keep might be keeping them from achieving a happily ever after.
From a secret past to a secret pregnancy, take a look at the ways these protagonists have hidden—or been hidden from—details of their lives that lead to life-altering consequences—whether those secrets stay hidden or are dramatically revealed.
Calculated Risk (A Bree and Tanner Thriller) by Janie Crouch
Bree seems like an innocent woman trying to start a new life while caring for her cousin’s infant twins. In fact, that’s the story that the entire town believes—everybody except Sheriff’s deputy Tanner Dempsey.
But Bree has a past that defies all expectation; one that puts her in danger and makes her a dangerous woman at the same time. It’s a double life that can be kept up for only so long—especially with two babies and an attentive man in her world.
Captivated by Her Convenient Husband (Allied at the Altar) by Bronwyn Scott
What happens when you know you possess a secret—but you are not sure what that secret is? For Lord Fortis, his return to his wife Avaline after seven years at war is bittersweet: they can both tell that something about him has changed, but neither of them can put words to what caused the change.
As Fortis’s time away slowly comes back to him, the secrets that even he did not remember are finally revealed, with shocking consequences for both of them.
Intensive Care Crisis by Karen Kirst
When a nurse uncovers a dark secret at work, everything she believes about the people she surrounds herself with day after day is changed forever. Can Audrey put a stop to the crimes being perpetrated at the hospital without jeopardizing her safety and the safety of her patients?
When the secret you hold is one you’ve accidentally discovered, how long can you keep it before being discovered yourself?
Iron Will (Cardwell Ranch: Montana Legacy) by B.J. Daniels
In another case of secrets discovered, a man is determined to find the person that killed his old girlfriend. But the search uncovers a chain of dark details she had been hiding, as well as new dangers as others from their past prove that they will stop at nothing to keep those secrets hidden.
Dead women might not tell tales—but her secrets can still be revealed to the people she left behind.
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The Maid’s Spanish Secret (Secret Heirs of Billionaires) by Dani Collins
A child is the ultimate secret to be kept and for Poppy, a maid who had a one-night stand with a Spanish aristocrat, her daughter is to be protected from the consequences of that night at all costs—even though revealing the secret could change their lives in ways others could only dream of. But what do you tell a child who has never known the truth about her father—and what do you tell the father when he comes back to find that such a secret has been kept from him for so long?
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