By Elizabeth Camden
After a formative years rampant with uncertainty, Lydia Pallas has carved out an ideal lifestyles for herself. She spends her days nearby of the bustling Boston Harbor, the place her ability with languages has landed her an enviable place as a translator for the U.S. military.
Lydia's skills carry her to the eye of Alexander Banebridge, a mysterious guy short of a translator. pushed via a crusade to finish the opium alternate, Bane is coolly analytical and constant in his quest. He can't have the funds for to fall for Lydia and needs to struggle the bittersweet love becoming among them.
When Bane's enemies achieve the higher hand, he's compelled to show to Lydia for support. made up our minds to end up her worthy, Lydia quickly discovers that accomplishing Bane's challenge will try her wits and her braveness to the very limits.
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After a early life rampant with uncertainty, Lydia Pallas has carved out an ideal existence for herself. She spends her days within reach of the bustling Boston Harbor, the place her ability with languages has landed her an enviable place as a translator for the U. S. military.
Lydia's skills convey her to the eye of Alexander Banebridge, a mysterious guy short of a translator. pushed by way of a crusade to finish the opium exchange, Bane is coolly analytical and incessant in his quest. He can't have enough money to fall for Lydia and needs to struggle the bittersweet love growing to be among them.
When Bane's enemies achieve the higher hand, he's pressured to show to Lydia for support. decided to end up her worthy, Lydia quickly discovers that accomplishing Bane's venture will try her wits and her braveness to the very limits.
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Against the Tide by Elizabeth Camden