Kate Steele has just left her last destination - the beautiful Hawaiian islands. She is a young Canadian woman, who is traveling with a group of missionaries into the former Soviet Union, to work in an orphanage.
She is completely fascinated by Russia, a country that has always seemed so isolated from the rest of the world. Towards the end of their stay, she falls head over heels in love with Max, a good-looking Russian man.
The couple reunite in Moscow one year later to the day they had said goodbye.
The young couple enjoy a whirlwind romance, culminating in Max's proposal. With a bright future ahead the couple could not be happier.
However, as time moves on she begins to see Max evolve into a different person, questioning their life together.
In the dramatic conclusion, Katie holds steady, Max falters, as their final destiny comes to light
This book has been inspired by a true story.
ISBN : 978-1-84897-946-8
Pages : 312
Size : 205x140
Imprint : Olympia Publishers
BetsyLulu has always loved the written word. As a young child, make believe became her world, with all the characters she created within it. Daring to dream bigger, she branched out and turned her love of writing into a steady stream, reaching into several outlets. Betsy has had her work published on several online publications and local newspapers.
Her travels over the years to different countries, have inspired her in much of her writing. Working and teaching English in a kindergarten in post-Soviet Russia led her to an eye-opener of a culture.
She has been involved in many creative conferences able to judge and give valuable insight to up and coming writers.
Her love of the ocean has led her to think, she really is a mermaid. Perhaps, in another life, or story.
Always on the lookout for inspiration, the next place you may find her is lying on a beach, with a cool drink in hand, pen in the other.