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Secrets at Deep Lake (A Kate Tyler Novel)

Secrets at Deep Lake (A Kate Tyler Novel)

By Nancy WakelyPublisher: Torchflame BooksISBN: 978-1-61153-582-2Genre: Literary FictionPrice: $16.99, $6.99
Available from: Amazon

When Kate Tyler learns that her brother may need a kidney transplant, she has no choice but to unravel the mystery of her biological parent's health history. Given only her birth mother's name to start with, she begins untangling the threads of her past despite her own desire to leave it all alone. Undeterred by the risk of a second betrayal, she follows the leads to the Wingate family, a well-off presence in the New York State wine scene.

Using her travel blog as a cover, Kate inserts herself into the Wingate family's wine festival, hoping to quietly confirm her suspicions of her father's identity. But as the Wingates close ranks to protect their own, painful secrets come to light with devastating consequences. Only the truth can lead these broken families to forgiveness and healing. Desperate to help her brother, Kate must press on no matter the personal cost.

Award-winning author Nancy Wakeley grew up in the New York State Finger Lakes region and now resides in Apex, North Carolina, with her husband. With a degree in Health Information Management, she spent her career in the healthcare and clinical research fields until the writing muse lured her into retirement.

Nancy belongs to the North Carolina Writer’s Network, NC Scribes, and the Military Writers Society of America and gives back to her community through volunteerism. She embraces all things fashioned out of words and musical notes as a reflection of life’s beautiful journey.

Secrets at Deep Lake is the third in the Kate Tyler series following award-winning novels Heirloom and The Legend.


Settle in with Secrets at Deep Lake, a compelling story that draws the reader into Kate Tyler’s search for her long-lost teenage parents. It’s a matter of life and death. Her concern for her brother Billy’s health drives her as she leaves her North Carolina home to unravel the truth and find a solution. There are those who stand in her way, but Kate pushes on — with the love of her fiance Ben and Billy’s fate forefront in her heart and mind.

Nancy Nau Sullivan, author, The Blanche Murninghan Mysteries