In a Heartbeat

In a Heartbeat Cover

In a Heartbeat

By Elizabeth Adler

Dell, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780440234975, 400pp.

Publication Date: October 9, 2001

Description
Once she was his secret. Now she is his only hope....
In a New York hospital, a powerful real estate developer lies suspended between life and death while police scramble to solve the mystery of his shooting. With Ed Vincent slipping in and out of consciousness, a detective has one clue to begin his hunt a name that lingered on Vincent's lips.
But who is the woman Vincent calls Zelda? Is she his killer or lover?
When Detective Marco Camelia finds Zelda, and as she begins to tell him an extraordinary story, another series of mysteries emerge: of a man who is not what people thought him to be, of the woman he loved, and of the ties that can hold two people together even when so much keeps them apart.
For Detective Camelia, an explosive case is becoming a haunting journey of passion, pain, and awakening, as he struggles to protect an unforgettable woman from everything she knows and the one thing she doesn t....


About the Author
Elizabeth Adler is the internationally acclaimed bestselling author of twelve previous novels. She lives with her family in California.


Praise For In a Heartbeat

“A page-turning thriller.”
Romantic Times

“A complex mystery adroitly interwoven with an appealing romance.”
Kirkus Reviews

“Absorbing.”
Affaire de Coeur


Also by Elizabeth Adler:

All or Nothing
Sooner or Later
Now or Never
The Secret of the Villa Mimosa
Legacy of Secrets
Fortune Is a Woman
The Property of a Lady
The Rich Shall Inherit
Peach
Léonie
Fleeting Images
Indiscretions