Series: Dark Water #1
Author: J.L. Drake
Genre: Military Romance
Release Date: February 14, 2023
I know I barely know that girl, but I’m gonna marry her. You watch.
We travel back in time to the very beginning and discover the birth of Shadows.
The aftereffects of a horrible war left broken men, but then a secret brought them back to life.
Love and friendships grow while fighting a new type of war, one that may never be won, while the bonds between generations hold true. No matter what is thrown at them, they will always have each other to lean on. Even while they stay hidden within the halls of Shadows.
Trouble is brewing deep in the Montana mountains, and the fate of some is uncertain. Change is coming to Team Blackstone, and whether they like it or not, it’s happening. But will this rock the foundation of Shadows, or will it usher in a whole new era for the team? The pranks bring much needed humor to help overcome the heartache. And a housemate asks for help, leading us into dark water…
*May contain triggers, sensitive content about Vietnam, cliffhanger, intended for 18+ This is a sweet romance, the rest of the series is not. *
When Daniel and his team decided to serve their country they left full of ideals believing they were doing the right thing. Everything they have seen and done has changed them and returning home is not the welcome they imagined. There are difficulties both facing civilian life as well as making peace with the past so they take solace in others who understand and create Shadows.
This story gives us the background we need to understand the characters and what brought them to where they are today. The characters are captivating as they take us on an emotional ride that leaves us anticipating the next book in this series.
Releasing May 9
Author J.L. Drake was born and raised in Nova Scotia, Canada, later moving to Southern California where she lives with her husband and two children.
When she’s not writing she loves to spend time with her family, traveling or just enjoying a night at home. One thing you might notice in her books is her love for the four seasons. Growing up on the east coast of Canada the change in the seasons is in her blood and is often mentioned in her writing.
An avid reader of James Patterson, J.L. Drake has often found herself inspired by his many stories of mystery and intrigue.
She hopes you will enjoy her stories as much as she has enjoyed writing them.