Longing Resurrected Heart Series Duet – Book 1 by Shannon Hrimnak
Longing Resurrected Heart Series Duet – Book 1, written by Shannon Hrimnak, is a heartwarming and engaging romance novel that will keep you hooked until the very end. The story follows Drew, a firefighter who has been carrying a torch for his childhood best friend, Jenny, for years, but she ended up marrying his other best friend, Mark. The book explores themes of love, friendship, and the complexities of human relationships.
The author, Shannon Hrimnak, does an excellent job of creating relatable characters that are easy to connect with. Drew is a kind-hearted man who is always willing to help those in need, both in his professional life as a firefighter and in his personal life as a friend. His love for Jenny is palpable, and readers will find themselves rooting for him to finally find love with someone who reciprocates his feelings. Jenny is smart and funny and often frazzled while raising a five-year-old daughter. Mark, on the other hand, is a Phoenix police detective who is devoted to his family and friends, but also struggles with keeping an off-books case secret a case even when he is putting everyone he loves in danger all the while Jenny thinks the late nights and off-the-wall phone calls is because he is having an affair.
The story is told from Drew’s perspective, which allows readers to see the world through his eyes and understand his thoughts and feelings. The author’s writing style is clear and concise, with just the right amount of detail to help readers visualize the story without getting bogged down in unnecessary descriptions. The pacing of the book is excellent, with the story unfolding at just the right speed to keep readers engaged and wanting more.
One of the things that sets this book apart from others in the genre is the emphasis on the importance of friendship. The relationship between Drew, Mark, and Jenny is at the heart of the story, and the author does an excellent job of showing how important it is to have a strong support system of friends who will be there for you through thick and thin. This theme is especially relevant in today’s society, where social isolation has become all too common.
Longing is a captivating read not only because of the author’s skillful storytelling, but also because of the complex relationships between the characters. While Drew has secretly harbored feelings for Jenny for over 15 years, he keeps it under wraps. Drew does a great job of hiding his feelings, knowing that his friendship with Mark, who is like a brother to him, is more important. Readers are likely rooting for Drew to find someone who can reciprocate his feelings and help him move on from the unrequited flame he has always held for Jenny.
With an enticing mystery, complex relationships, and a tantalizing secret, the chemistry between Drew, Mark, and Jenny is palpable and will have you on the edge of your seat, wondering how Drew will handle his feelings. Hrimnak’s writing is vivid and full of detail, allowing you to easily imagine the scenes as they unfold. The book is a perfect blend of romance and drama, if you’re looking for a spicy and engaging read, Longing is the perfect choice.
Overall, Longing is a brilliant read that will leave readers feeling uplifted and inspired. The author’s skillful storytelling and relatable characters make it easy to get lost in the story and forget about the outside world. I highly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys a good cozy mystery novel with a dash of romance and gives the reader a strong emphasis on friendship.
“Longing is a heartwarming and engaging romance novel that will keep you hooked until the very end.”
“I highly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys a good cozy mystery novel with a dash of romance and gives the reader a strong emphasis on friendship.”