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A Name Unknown by Roseanna White

She’s Out to Steal His Name. Will He Steal Her Heart Instead?

A Name Unknown 2Rosemary Gresham has no family beyond the band of former urchins that helped her survive as a girl in the mean streets of London. Grown now, they are no longer pickpockets—now they focus on high value items and have learned how to blend into upper-class society. Rosemary’s challenge of a lifetime comes when she’s assigned to determine whether a certain wealthy gentleman is loyal to Britain or to Germany. How does one steal a family’s history, their very name? As Europe moved closer to World War I, rumors swirl around Peter Holstein. Awkward and solitary, but with access to the king, many fear his influence. But Peter can’t help his German last name and wants to prove his loyalty to the Crown—so he can go back to anonymously writing a series of popular adventure novels. When Rosemary arrives on his doorstop pretending to be a well- credentialed historian, Peter believes she’s the right person to help him dig through his family’s past. When danger and suspicion continue to mount, though, and both realize they’re in a race against time to discover the truth—about Peter’s past and about the undeniable attraction kindling between them.

My Review:

I was immediately intrigued after reading the first couple chapters. The characters are likeable, well written and realistic. I liked Rosemary a lot. She has spunk and determination. The relationship between Rosemary and Peter was fun to watch. Several of my favorite topics are weaved together to create this engaging story. Genealogy. Libraries. Writing. What a great combination! I really like how truth, justice and forgives is shown throughout the story. A captivating story until the end.

I recommend this book to family and friends!

About the Author:

RoseannaJuly2016Roseanna M. White pens her novels beneath her Betsy Ross flag, with her Jane Austen action figure watching over her. When not writing fiction, she’s homeschooling her two children, editing and designing, and pretending her house will clean itself. Roseanna is the author of over a dozen historical novels and novellas, ranging from biblical fiction to American-set romances to her British series. Spies and war and mayhem always seem to make their way into her novels…to offset her real life, which is blessedly boring.  

 

 

To connect with Roseanna: http://www.RoseannaMWhite.com

Purchase your copy here: A Name Unknown

Before you head off, Be sure and enter the giveaway here:

Giveaway!!

Celebrate Lit giveawayTo celebrate this tour, Roseanna is giving away a grand prize of a paperback copy of A Name Unknown & 2 dozen cookies from Roseanna!!! Click below to enter. Be sure to comment on this post before you enter to claim 9 extra entries! https://promosimple.com/ps/bc0e

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