What I Loved:
I loved the mixture of romance and thriller in this book. I always enjoy when I book is more than just one thing and The Letters She Left Behind nailed it!! With a wonderful romance about reconnecting love, but a well-woven tale of conspiracy and murder, this book was awesome.
How I Felt:
The Writing: This is my first book by C.L. Walters, but it will not be my last. The writing just drops you right into the story. You can feel the world around you while you read.
The Location: I don’t usually talk about the setting of a book, but this one was so beautiful. The story takes place in Hawaii, and the setting is amazing. C.L. Walters lived in Hawaii and the descriptions are amazing. On top of enjoying the story, I thoroughly enjoyed the setting.
The Plot: With a steamy romance that envelops you into the relationship between the two main characters, this book definitely fills your romance needs. It has, however, an amazing plot surrounding the death of Megan, Adam’s wife. The thriller aspect of this story was gripping. There’s murder, a conspiracy, and mysterious letters. It was gripping.
There are some pretty steamy scenes in this one, so if you like a bit of a softer romance, this one might not be for you.
To Read or Not To Read:
I would recommend The Letters She Left Behind for readers that enjoy thrillers mixed with romance because this book had them both and I felt that the mixture was done so well it fits in both genres!
Where to Find This Book:
The Letters She Left Behind by C.L. Walters is available at these sites.
It has been a year since Megan’s death. Her husband Adam is finally ready to read through her left-behind letters for him. He discovers odd notes in the letters, but he can’t understand their meaning. He turns to an old flame, Alexandra for help even though their they parted on terrible terms at Megan’s funeral.
Alex agrees to help and as they begin to decipher Megan’s letters, they find terrible truths surround a killer and a conspiracy. As they delve deeper into the mystery, the danger to their lives gets greater and greater.
Just the Facts:
- The Letters She Left Behind by C.L. Walters
- Genre: Thriller / Romance
- Page Count: 400 pages
- Publisher: Mixed Plate Press
- Pub Date: January 14, 2020
I was provided an advanced readers copy of this book for free. I am leaving my honest, unbiased review voluntarily.
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