Published August 2005
In a small Balkan village near the end of World War II, a band of soldiers play a cruel game of ultimate stakes with a priest and his flock. Jan Jovic reluctantly participates. But he’s prepared for neither the incredible demonstration of love nor the terrible events that follow.
Now, many years later, that same game will spring to life in Jan’s own heart. He will fall madly in love with the wrong woman. Her name is Helen. Now it’s Jan’s turn to play the game.
But there is a price.
Dive into a romantic thriller like none you’ve ever read. Drink deeply of a love that will bring a tremor to your bones. Go ahead, it’s your turn to play the game. But remember…there is a price, and no one could possibly prepare you for that price.