An unsolved murder, web of deceit, and deeply buried secrets is the situation Samira Wilder finds herself in after entering a relationship with disgraced golfer, Roland Graham. Samira is quickly swept off her feet and secretly marries Roland in a matter of months despite warnings from friends and family. Upon moving from Florida to Roland’s secluded mansion in Colorado, Samira’s suspicions regarding the tragic accident of Roland’s first wife, Melanie are triggered. After discovering her journals, she sets out to find the truth behind Melanie’s death for the sake of her own marriage.
I would have finished THE WIFE BEFORE in one day had I not started it before bedtime. Shanora Williams drew me in from the beginning and held me captive to the very end. With all the scenarios that came to mind as the truth, the ending was truly riveting. This was my first book by Williams, but it will not be my last. For lovers of a good suspenseful romance, check this one out.
Reviewed by Paula Allen