Lost Island Author:Phyllis A. Whitney Hampton Island cast a spell over Lacey Ames that she could not escape. It was there she had once fallen in love with Giles Severn, handsome heir to the proud island tradition?and there that she lost him to her cousin Elise's carefully calculated wiles. The island still guarded as well the long-hidden secret of Lacey's own past, a mistake that st... more »ained her conscience.
When she returned to Hampton Island, she found herself once again swept up in her love for Giles and threatened by the overwhelming conflicts that followed. At Seven Oaks, the great house ruled by the Severns for generations?where gem-encrusted pirate loot was still arrogantly displayed among the Hampton-Severn treasures?and at the Bitterns, the even more ancient plantation house, Lacey must challenge her old dreams with honest reality. But she was to learn that only unexpected tragedy could finally banish fear and hatred from the island and from her own life.« less