Smoke In Her Eyes
by Anna Belfrage
Publication Date: March 15, 2019
eBook & Paperback; 352 Pages
Series: The Wanderer, Book Two
Six months ago, Helle Madsen would have described herself as normal. Now she no longer knows if that terms applies, not after her entire life has been turned upside down by the reappearance of not one, but two, men from her very, very distant past.
Helle Madsen never believed in mumbo-jumbo stuff like reincarnation—until she came face to face with Jason Morris, a man who purportedly had spent fifty lives looking for her. Coping with being reunited with the lover from her ancient past was one thing. Having Sam Woolf, her vindictive nemesis from that same ancient past join the party was a bit too much. Suddenly, Helle finds herself the reluctant heroine of a far-flung, time-transcending epic story, one in which pain and loss seem to play a very big part.
This time round, Jason and Helle are determined to make it to the happily ever after. Unfortunately, Sam Woolf will stop at nothing to crush them. That ride into the golden sunset seems awfully far away at times…
Had Anna been allowed to choose, she’d have become a time-traveller. As this was impossible, she became a financial professional with three absorbing interests: history and writing.
Anna has authored the acclaimed time travelling series The Graham Saga, set in 17th century Scotland and Maryland, as well as the equally acclaimed medieval series The King’s Greatest Enemy which is set in 14th century England. (Medieval knight was also high on Anna’s list of potential professions. Yet another disappointment…)
With Jason and Helle, Anna has stepped out of her historical comfort zone and has loved doing so.
Coffee and Ink’s Review
This was one of the more challenging reads for me lately. I read A Torch in His Heart, the first book and recommend you start there. The stories stayed with me and kept me wanting more. I loved the concept, the recollections of the first, ancient love and the lives after. I liked Jason and Nigel and the moms and family of both Helle and Jason were kindly and wise. Woolf was properly bad and fun to hate. The erotic romance…well, the first few scenes were well written, but mostly I skip sex scenes in the romances I read these days. Nothing personal to the author. If you’re looking for a good, time traveling erotic romance with a complicated plot and plenty of twists and turns, this trilogy is for you.
I just…didn’t like Helle. She was lovely in the first life but very spoiled and screechy in the present. Selfish and a bit annoying. That may just be me. I still found it an enjoyable read.
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