Happy Launch Day to my author friend Angel Sefer for “Spellbound in His Arms”!
As and avid writer/reader, I am always delighted when I discover a book that is interesting from the first paragraph to the last page. I was not disappointed when I was given the opportunity to review ‘Spellbound in His Arms’ by friend and fellow writer Angel Sefer. This is a wonderful book with all of the elements that drive a good story and make it become real in the mind of the reader. You can read my review at the end of this article.
From the back of the book:
A mansion full of secrets…
From the moment investigative reporter Jackie Alexander steps foot inside the mansion dominating the Demiris estate on the beautiful Greek
, her suspicions are on high alert. This is no ordinary assignment… the
life of her beloved cousin, Aphrodite, is in grave danger, as the heirs to the
incredible fortune of Greek tycoon Andreas Demiris are dying one after the
other, under mysterious circumstances. island of Corfu
A man with secrets of his own…
The only person who can help Jackie is Michael Apostolou, former Special Forces Officer and one of the finest detectives on the
police force. Jackie realizes soon enough that despite her simmering
desire for him, she can’t really trust him, as the seductive detective seems to
be investigating those mysterious deaths for reasons of his own. Athens
Trusting the wrong person can be deadly…
Jackie and Michael are forced to work together, but the suspicions and unanswered questions are devouring them, just like their rising passion for each other. In games like this, the stakes are high and the players are ruthless. When Jackie is kidnapped by the most dangerous player of all, time is running out as Michael is forced to choose between jeopardizing his mission and personal quest for justice, or the life of the gorgeous intruder of his heart…
About the Author
Angel Sefer was born in
. She has studied and worked on
both sides of the Athens, Greece Atlantic. She holds a degree in Economics
and divides her time between the corporate world and her true passion: reading and writing romantic mystery and suspense novels.
She lives in
, with the two loves of her life — her son and her husband. Athens, Greece
Angel is a member of several writers groups.
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Note from the Author:
My publisher is putting “Spellbound in His Arms” on a special 99 CENTS
from March 28th to April 1st to celebrate Wattpad featuring this
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Awards for “Spellbound in His Arms”
“Spellbound in His Arms” is the recipient of InD’tale Magazine’s Crowned Heart Award for Excellence. It has also been nominated for the RONE Award in the “Mystery” category.
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When I was growing up, I could not wait for the next Helen MacInnes novel to appear on the shelves of our school library. When I discovered Spellbound by Angel Sefer I realized I had found another author who had the ability to blend romance, mystery and an interesting location into a captivating plot.
The main character in Spellbound is an investigative reporter named Jackie Alexander, who travels from Atlanta to Greece to investigate a dangerous and puzzling mystery. Her visit to the Demiris estate on the Island of Corfu, immediately plunges her into jeopardy. Jackie needs to examine some documents locked away in the mansion, but encounters an intruder on her arrival at the isolated estate. The intruder is Michael Apostolou, a police detective, who has the same intentions as Jackie, but apparently for a different reason. Jackie and Michael are instantly attracted to each other, but there are too many unanswered questions to allow them to trust each other.
This book is fast paced, but surprisingly easy to read. I found myself racing through the pages, then scrolling back to reread and savor each twist and turn in the plot. The geographic details supply just the right amount of information to make you aware of the exotic surroundings without slowing down the flow of the story. Romance, suspense, and mystery supply the reader with an interesting combination that is hard to beat. Five stars from me for a story well done. This debut novel from Ms Sefer is one you don’t want to miss. I am looking forward to many others as this series continues.