Garrett Primross is the sole survivor of an epidemic that
killed the woman he loved. Garrett knew Dinni was not his
HeartMate but his love overrode all desire for any other
The Iasc illness has reappeared and the Healers are asking
for his help. They want to infect him again and observe him
during the illness. Second level healer Artemisia Panax
will be the observer. Only Garrett knows that Artemisia is
After Garrett's recovery, he is asked to lead the
investigation into a murder. The victim was a man who was a
murderer himself. His murders were religious in nature.
Everyone connected with that religion was investigated and
many were disgraced. Artemisia's family were members and
the disgrace drove them out of their home. The
investigation will bring them closer together.
Ms. Owens has continued her highly successful Celta
with this latest entry. A highly complicated story with the
intertwining of the two parts of the story, HEART SECRET
will keep readers engrossed as they unravel the mysteries
in the story. I love this series and hope she can continue
with this series for a long time.
On the faraway planet Celta, there are some things you can
never tell—until someone discovers your Heart Secret…
When a virulent disease killed the woman he loved and her
baby, Garrett Primross was left alive, a reluctant survivor.
Now, as a private eye, he strives to banish the memories of
his past and rebuild his life. The Healers of Celta have
something else in mind: Discover why he survived.
He is monitored by Healer Artemisia Panax—his HeartMate, a
love he never pursued. Still mourning his loss, he refuses
to acknowledge her. Since her family was publicly disgraced,
she's used to such treatment. She wants nothing more than to
guard her livelihood and protect the secrets she's sworn to
Thrown together by duty, Garrett and Artemisia find the body
of the last Black Magic Cultist who ruined her family.
Suspicion flares, but they have little choice but to
investigate the crime together. When their own lives are
placed in danger, they realize that denying their HeartMates
is only denying their own future.