The Lightkeepers Ball by Colleen Coble.
Mercy Falls book three.
Read my reviews of the rest of the series.
Summery:After her sister Eleanor's death and being told she must marry Eleanor's fiancee, (to keep a business deal because of their loss of money) Olivia Stewart goes to Mercy falls to investigate her sister's death. Or murder, as she suspects it may have been. She uses and old family title to hide her identity at first she suspects Harrison Bennett, her sisters...and now her fiancee, but soon couldn't ever believe he would do it. Soon she has several leads and more than just a little bit of feelings for Harrison.
Romance:A couple cheek/ forehead kisses, a couple kisses on the lips, holding hands, hugging, liking/loving someone, admiring someone, flirting.
Inappropriate Romance: An illegitimate child, cheating, scandal of sleeping together (Olivia's sister and the guy she cheated with, I'm pretty sure that was it)
Violence:Trying to kill someone, murder, some minor injuries (sprains, bruises and scratches, sabotage on a plane(they crashed), a bear coming upon them, a bad storm knocked the lighthouse over and several boats crashed too. A fire, drowning and shooting.
Other:Lying, cheating (in business)
Time Period: Early1900s.
What I Thought: Loved it! A great installment to the series, this one and the first one are my favorites. It had good characters and a good plot. Plus, such a great mystery!
Rating & Age:5 stars. 14+