4.5 stars. Reviewed on behalf of A Book Lover’s Emporium book blog
This is book one in the Damaged Hearts Duet by Emily Krat.
Elizabeth “Liz” Williams has lived in Moscow for 4 years, ever since her parents were killed in a plane crash. She lives with her Granny in Moscow, her only relative, and has been in the same job for 3 years, biding her time before she gets the promotion she so richly wants and deserves. She is a head strong girl but has a past that has damaged her beyond recognition, some of which her best friend Nina is not privy too.
Ryan Price doesn’t travel. End of! Being the CEO of Price Corp, he chooses to stay in New York and send his brother Mark to act as the company’s representative. He is hell bent on revenge against his father’s legacy for him and his brother, a plan however his brother knows nothing about, and when he decides to travel to Moscow to seal the final deal in his father’s coffin little does he know what’s in store for him.
Through a big misunderstanding at the airport, Liz and Ryan are thrown into a world wind of angst, turmoil, uninvited feelings and most of all love. Can both of them overcome their skeletons and be truthful with one another, or will they let the chance of being loved and whole pass them by?
I was hooked from the moment I started reading this book and cannot wait for the second instalment. There is a slight cliff-hanger at the end but not too much to give you a book hangover and the wait for the 2nd one is almost over.