The Awakened Heart and the Moon for Lavinia

The Awakened Heart and the Moon for Lavinia Cover

The Awakened Heart and the Moon for Lavinia

By Betty Neels, Etc

Harlequin, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780373605941, 379pp.

Publication Date: January 21, 2014

"The Awakened Heart"
Devastated by a love affair that had gone wrong, Sophie was determined to avoid more heartache. Then one day the brilliant brain surgeon Rijk van Taak ter Wijsma appeared in her life. He, too, had been hurt in the pastand made it clear that he now wanted a companion rather than a wife. Sophie was pleased to accept his proposal on that basis alonebut her heart seemed to have other ideas
"The Moon for Lavinia"
A nursing job in Holland was the only way Lavinia Hawkins could ensure security for herself and her young sister. Yet within weeks of arriving, Lavinia was married to the devastatingly handsome professor Radmer ter Bavinck. He had assured her that the marriage would be on a friendly basis only. He needed a kind stepmother for his daughter and a competent housekeeper to run his home. It seemed to be the ideal arrangementfor everyone except Lavinia

About the Author
Romance readers around the world were sad to note the passing of Betty Neels in June 2001.Her career spanned thirty years, and she continued to write into her ninetieth year.To her millions of fans, Betty epitomized the romance writer.Betty s first book, Sister Peters in Amsterdam, was published in 1969, and she eventually completed 134 books.Her novels offer a reassuring warmth that was very much a part of her own personality.Her spirit and genuine talent live on in all her stories.