With her life going from bad to worse, sassy young reporter Jenessa Jones is drawn back to her small hometown by a sudden death in her family. When human remains are discovered near Jonas Lake, t far from town, Jenessa is assigned the story, throwing her into the thick of town drama. Caught between her old boyfriend, with whom she shares a sordid past, and her new love interest, who offers her something she has desperately been wanting, Jenessa becomes embroiled in a complicated homicide investigation that ends up pointing the finger at someone she cares very much about. Will she be able to uncover the truth of this old murder before it rips her family apart and destroys any chance she has at love and happiness? The Lake House Secret is a captivating story full of romance and mystery, set in a small town with plenty of family drama.
New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Debra Burroughs grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area, writing stories, poetry, and plays. These days, with her kids finally out of the house, she can be found most days sitting in front of her computer in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, dreaming up captivating and fast-paced story lines and writing about strong and interesting women, their relationships with men (good and bad), involved in exciting, mysterious, and romantic situations. Debra works hard to write a gripping and satisfying murder mystery with an emotionally sensual and romantic twist, while avoiding the literary landmines of graphic sex scenes and offensive language.