Thank you Julie for a fabulous review of an classic Loveswept romance made anew – enjoy!! May Contain Spoilers Review: While surfing the virtual shelves of the library, I came across this blast from the past. Many moons ago, I devoured Loveswept romances like candy. Some of my favorite series romance authors were published under this line; Janet Evanovich, Saundra Brown, Jennifer Crusie (I will NOT admit how much I paid for a few of her out of print titles before they were available digitally), Kay Hooper. I get giddy just thinking about how much I loved discovering these authors. One of my favorite reads were Iris Johansen’s Sedikhan books. I loved how the characters popped up throughout the books, and this was one of the first times I read books that had connecting characters. … Continued
This is now . . . That was then . . . But what stays the same is the wonderful Loveswept story . . .
#1 New York Times bestselling author Iris Johansen gives readers plenty of heat in a sultry tale of love and betrayal in the hot desert sun. Four years ago, after Cory Brandel’s passionate affair with Sheikh Damon El Karim ended, she gave birth to his son—and kept it secret from him. When Damon finds out the truth, he kidnaps the boy and takes him across the world to his desert kingdom, knowing Cory will follow.
I’ve been working on cover concepts for our reissues of Iris Johansen’s Loveswept books. As I read through the copy I’m just amazed at the stories and how they seem to withstand the test of time. I agree, the occasional phone booth, fax machine and typewriter do throw off the story a bit however, the relationships and how they are written are very solid.