Saddle up and prepare for an intriguing ride into the world of horses and the people around them, in A Dangerous Dream. Beautiful horses aren’t the only things getting worked into a lather at Deer Creek Farm. Sparks fly between sultry, gutsy Melissa and fellow stable hand hot, sexy David. A Dangerous Dream is a delightful read which will definitely tug at your heart to the very end. So grab a box of tissues, because this heartwarming, suspenseful tale of love and loss will capture your heart.
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A Dangerous Dream by Mary Paine should intrigue horse lovers. The author’s love and knowledge of horses comes through in every sentence. If you ever wanted to know what goes on behind the scenes in equestrian facilities like the Deer Creek Farm of the novel, it’s all here in A Dangerous Dream.
Melissa is devastated when an attempted murder shatters the cozy little world of Deer Creek Farm and the police become involved. Suspicions and fears are rampant as police race to find the perpetrator before he attempts another murder and patrons take their horses away from the equestrian facility.
A Regency Romance—March 2008
If you are into equine sports you are going to love the authentic settings and terminology used in A Dangerous Dream by Mary Paine. This is a soft suspense with the core of the story wrapped convincingly around show horses, and a building romance between Melissa Stanhope and one of Deer Creek Farm’s horse trainers, David Weller. This is a great book. I truly enjoyed the authenticity of the background used for this novel.
After spending years as a researcher, medical writer and avid romance reader, Mary decided to try her hand at writing a novel. A dedicated horsewoman, she chose the world of Grand Prix show jumping as the setting for her first book, a romantic suspense entitled A Dangerous Dream. Two years later, she is delighted to have published A Dangerous Dream and is now enthusiastically working on her second novel, a paranormal romance about a beautiful witch who is being hunted by a murderer and needs to decide if she will be honest about her legacy with the man determined to help her.
With degrees in nursing from Georgetown University and epidemiology from Yale University, Mary Paine has held positions in the public health and medical communications fields. She lives outside St. Louis with her husband and three children.