Captivation (Random Romance)
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The first paranormal addition to the Random Romance series, Captivation is an intoxicating ghost story . . . True love never dies.
After Juliette lost her beloved husband Danny, she closed herself off from the world, tormented by her grief.
But now, just as she is finally preparing to move on, she senses he has returned. Is he trying to come back to her?
How can Juliette say no to the man she loves more than life itself? And why would she want to when Danny's methods of persuasion have her weak at the knees . . . ?
Yet there is always a price to pay. And when their passionate love starts to turn sinister, will she find the strength to finally let him go for ever?
her. Instead of questioning it, though, she closed her eyes and allowed the cool air to help her fall back to sleep. It took Juliette three days to recover from her bad cold. As her nights became less feverish, the frequency of the strange incidents lessened, until eventually she began to think that she must have been delirious – that she had simply imagined all of it, including the first few occasions from before she’d even fallen sick. Despite the fact that each unexplained moment had felt so
realised that today was going to be sweltering. At least forty degrees, she suspected. Then she sat up and begun to wonder about her air con – hadn’t she left it on before going to bed last night? Why wasn’t her bedroom cool? It turned out the air conditioner wasn’t working. All day, she put off phoning the building’s maintenance guy to see about having it fixed. First it was going to be after her shower. Then after she had made herself a small breakfast –for some reason she couldn’t stomach
began to rise up and Juliette looked up at Danny, her face panic-stricken. ‘No,’ she cried out. ‘No, I’m not ready to say goodbye.’ Danny reached out his hands, grabbed hold of her and pulled her in close. ‘I love you,’ he whispered fiercely into her ear. ‘I love you and I need for you to live.’ And then his mouth found hers and they kissed, forcefully and passionately and she could taste the tears that were streaming down her face. They were suddenly wrenched apart and Juliette went flying
pulling her kimono closed across her chest, slightly flustered. ‘Hi. There’s a book signing at the store, Harper Jane is coming in. Suzanne couldn’t do the deliveries today. I’m Chris.’ Juliette was slightly irritated as she stepped back to allow the young guy inside with the box. As Juliette was a VIP customer of the store, her books were always delivered by Suzanne personally. She felt that Suzanne should have called to let her know. As she led Chris down the hall, past her bedroom to the
up from the coffee table. He handed her an envelope and she saw his eyes dip towards her low-cut nightie, which was showing as her kimono had begun to gape. ‘Thank you,’ she said, and when his eyes continued to stay fixed on her chest, she coughed awkwardly. ‘Ah Chris, was there anything else?’ she asked. Chris’s eyes flew up and he looked embarrassed as he realised he’d been caught out. ‘No, no, I mean, nothing, I mean, I was just …’ ‘You were just admiring my authentic Japanese kimono?’