By Brenda Jackson
For Erica Sanders, discovering a soul mate was once the simple half. Brian Lawson is the guy she desires, and everybody concurs they are the appropriate couple. Almost every body. the single exception is Erica's mom, Karen, who prefers her daughter marry one other guy. Karen even hires a personal detective to enquire Brian, however the fact he uncovers is the very last thing she expected—a devastating betrayal that rips either households apart.
Convinced that her courting cannot be salvaged, Erica ends her engagement. but she has lingering doubts over her choice, in particular as soon as Brian's appealing unmarried neighbor begins pursuing him. an opportunity assembly proves that the eagerness among Brian and Erica hasn't dimmed—but neither has the selection of others to maintain them aside, or the stunning lengths Karen will visit to be able to undermine her daughter's relationship.
As secrets and techniques previous and new are printed, Erica and Brian locate themselves stuck among the bonds of the prior and an doubtful destiny, each one making painful discoveries approximately who to think and belief. Masterfully advised and laced with the sensuality and drama that Brenda Jackson does most sensible, this can be an unforgettable tale of relationships at their most intricate, and the way tough it may be to select from residing separate lives—or preserving quick whilst love hangs through a silken thread….
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Her friend April had been born on the other side of the tracks, in the Fifth Ward—something Erica’s mother liked to remind her of every chance she got. But to Erica, what side of the tracks someone was born on didn’t matter, and her close friendship with April had always been special. Besides, April, who had always been a beautiful person, had gone from rags to riches and was now a world-famous model. That proved that anyone who put her heart and mind to it could become successful, despite her humble beginnings.
Sure you are. ” Yes, she certainly did. Although she’d bought her grandmother the house, the property was in April’s name. And the house where she’d been born still belonged to her, too, although she had fixed it up and was renting it out. She’d wanted to tear it down but Nana hadn’t let her. “Well, we’ll see. ” April studied his reaction. Erica had always sworn she and Griffin didn’t love each other, but for some reason April needed to know for certain. She had to know just how Griffin truly felt about Erica marrying another man.
She shook her head, smiling while thinking that her grandmother had turned into a regular cardsharp. When April was a child the older woman wouldn’t even let her play a game of old maid. Connie North had been convinced playing cards were tools from the devil’s arsenal. Evidently over the years Melba had somehow changed Nana’s mind about that. ” April swung around at the same time she threw her hand over her chest to calm her startled heart. She drew in a deep breath and glanced over at the man who stood almost towering over her.
A Silken Thread by Brenda Jackson