People are not
always what they seem. We wear a mask
of sorts, and that’s not different for Aubrey and Katrina.
Katrina is a lawyer who is very calm and controlled on the
outside, but sheds this persona in her playground as she
indulges in her guilty little pleasures at her club. Though
Aubrey depicts himself as an absent-minded professor whose
focus is on academic matters, he is very cognizant of his
environment and his family’s surreptitious activities.
makes Katrina feel unworthy of the love unconditionally
offered by the dashing, old money, recently divorced Aubrey
Chevalier. In Katrina, Aubrey is able see through the
barriers she erected to protect herself because
he recognizes the same hungers and cravings in himself. But
is their relationship strong enough to withstand the threats
by ghosts from the past making their presence known?
some areas that were not in sync with the basis established
in the first two stories, Thierry's Angel, and
Remy Goes to Therapy. Shara Azod did a great job with
the build-up in prior books about a skeleton in the
Chevalier matriarch’s closet. The matriarch’s revelation was
so unexpected that it fell a little short for me. All in all
it was a riveting story. The Taming of Katrina
is full of suspense, passion, drama and life lessons.
Cleary we are often our worst
enemy indicated by the downfall of Grandma Chevalier
and the consequences thereafter while the leading couple
conquered and persevered through the manipulations of
outside interference to sail of into the sunset.