Tracy L. Higley, re-introduces readers to “Isle of Shadows”. Formerly, “Shadow of Colossus”. At this time, it is a mystery why the author decided to republish the book, but there is no doubt that her stories are still so very captivating due to the historicals settings.
Here’s a brief summary from author’s website:
Raised as courtesan to wealthy and powerful men, Tessa of Delos serves at the whim of her current patron, the politician Glaucas. After ten years with him, Tessa has abandoned all desire for freedom or love, choosing instead to lock her heart away.
But when Glaucus meets a violent death in his own home, Tessa grasps at a fragile hope. Only she knows of his death. If she can keep it a secret for long enough, she can escape.
Higley is the author of nine hsitorical fiction novels including the Seven Wonders series. Her goal is to shine light of the Gospels onto cultures of the past which is very riveting consiedering that plenty of the old structures are still standing- or barely, but Higley brings them to life beautifully in her works.
Her latest novel, So Shines the Night will be available April 2013.
For more information about the author and her books, please visit: www.tracyhigley.com