Review: Love at Any Cost
Author: Julie Lessman
Series: The Heart of San Francisco #1
Genre: FICT, Historical Romance
He’s looking to take care of his family. She’s looking to take care of her heart. Trouble is . . . love’s looking to take care of them both.
Cassidy McClare is a spunky Texas oil heiress without a fortune who would just as soon hogtie a man as look at him. Jilted by a fortune hunter, Cassidy travels west hoping a summer visit with her wealthy cousins in San Francisco will help her forget her heartache. But no sooner is she settled in beautiful California than Jamie McKenna, a handsome pauper looking to marry well, captures her heart. Can love prevail when Jamie discovers that Cassidy is poorer than he is? And can Cassidy ever learn to fully trust her heart to a man?
Bestselling author Julie Lessman brings the delectable Gilded Age to life in this sumptuous new series. Join your favorite romantic storyteller as she moves to the hills of San Francisco for more romance, passion, and surprising revelations.
A sometimes funny and sometimes sad read, this book held me in its grasp until the last page. The hurt, anger, love, and longings were so vividly expressed that I could feel with the characters in the book. I can’t wait for the next books in the series to come out.
When Cassie goes to visit her aunt and cousind in San Fransisco for a summe visit, she comes with a broken heart. She can’t believe that a man who said he loved her could only profess to love her because of her inheritance. Her trust and heart is shattered into so many pieces that she believes that she will never love another man.
That is until she literally falls for Jamie or Mac as his friends call him. She believes that she has found a man that she can trust to heal her heart. Until a former marriage interest tells Jamie that Cassie is not only poor but poorer the he himself is.
After he tells Cassie that their relationship is over, Cassie can’t believe that she had falled for another fortune hunter. But her heart can’t forget Jamie even after four months of absence. Can they find each other and let their love grow like god has planned it? Or will their hurt and anger come between them to ruin the small flame of love that never really went out?
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