The Reverend's Wife

By Kimberla Lawson Roby (Trade Paperback, 2013)
From New York Times bestselling author Kimberla Lawson Roby comes the ninth installment in her award-winning Reverend Curtis Black series. It's been months since Reverend Curtis learned that his wife Charlotte had affairs with two different men, and for now, he continues to be cordial and respectful to her. But he's also made it clear that once their son Matthew graduates high school, he will be filing for divorce. Charlotte, on the other hand, continues to do everything possible to make amends in hopes of saving their marriage. Unfortunately, Curtis is ready to move on and is being propositioned by a woman who desperately wants to become the next Mrs. Curtis Black. When the situation heads down a path that is frighteningly shocking, could it be the final blow to this once blessed union?

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From New York Times bestselling author Kimberla Lawson Roby comes the ninth installment in her award-winning Reverend Curtis Black series. It's been months since Reverend Curtis learned that his wife Charlotte had affairs with two different men, and for now, he continues to be cordial and respectful to her. But he's also made it clear that once their son Matthew graduates high school, he will be filing for divorce. Charlotte, on the other hand, continues to do everything possible to make amends in hopes of saving their marriage. Unfortunately, Curtis is ready to move on and is being propositioned by a woman who desperately wants to become the next Mrs. Curtis Black. When the situation heads down a path that is frighteningly shocking, could it be the final blow to this once blessed union?

Kimberla Lawson Roby is the New York Times bestselling author of the acclaimed Reverend Curtis Black Series.

She lives with her husband in Rockford, Illinois.

Learn more at:
www.kimroby.com
Facebook.com/KimberlaLawsonRoby
Twitter, @KimberlaLRoby
  • "Roby writes with high-octane levels of emotion. She pushes her characters hard, spotlighting their flaws, showcasing their weaknesses, drawing in the readers to be more than bystanders. The series promises to continue its epic lessons on life with a new problem and potential drama at the final pages of this story." (USA Today).

  • "The writing is cinematic and the juicy plot moves quickly...Roby has a talent for underscoring the universal challenges of people of faith, and more often than not, that strength carries the story." (Publishers Weekly on The Reverend's Wife).

  •   "An exciting page-turner!" (www.upscalemagazine.com on SECRET OBSESSION ).

  • "Juicy read!" (Essence on SECRET OBSESSION ).

  • "Filled with unexpected twists and turns.  A dramatic, engaging, and entertaining piece of work." (Prominence Magazine on SECRET OBSESSION).

  • "The kind of novel I wish more authors would write...addictive.  Made me think, made me wonder.  A novel well worth reading." (chicklitreviews.com on SECRET OBSESSION).

  • "4 Stars! Roby is the queen of redemption! She has a knack for taking characters that readers love to hate and turning them into ones everyone will cheer for. This one's definitely a page-turner!" (RT Book Reviews on SECRET OBSESSION).

  • "New York Times best-selling author Kimberla Lawson Roby has a knack for writing suspenseful, page-turning stories, and her latest novel, Secret Obsession, is no different... A must-read for fiction thriller fans." (TheRoot.com on SECRET OBSESSION).

  • "Lively, action packed and full of sassy sensuality, Roby once again has created a story that grabs the reader's attention and holds it until the very end." (Las Vegas Review on LOVE, HONOR, & BETRAY).

  • "For those thousands of fans, who can't get enough of the 'good' reverend and his wives, this is a book that should not be missed."
    (Philly.com on LOVE, HONOR, AND BETRAY ).

  • "Love, Honor and Betray is an entertaining read and remains true to Roby's style of creatively telling a story." (The New York Amsterdam News on LOVE, HONOR, & BETRAY ).

  • "Lively, action-packed, and full of sassy sensuality, Roby once again has created a story that grabs the reader's attention and holds it in her grip until the very end." (Corpus Christi Caller-Times on LOVE, HONOR, AND BETRAY).

  • "Kimberla Lawson Roby weaves truth into fiction." (Indianapolis Star on Kimberla Lawson Roby ).

  • "Roby [deals] with real issues in her novels." (Ft. Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel on Kimberla Lawson Roby ).

  • "Roby's fiction...[addresses] issues that are important to women today." (Memphis Commercial Appeal on Kimberla Lawson Roby ).

  • "Kimberla Lawson Roby has reached a pinnacle most writers only dream of." (Rockford Register Star on Kimberla Lawson Roby ).

  • "Roby, a bestselling author with a devoted audience, knows well the recipe for success: equal parts heartbreak and romance, with liberal dashes of sexual satisfaction." (San Jose Mercury News on Kimberla Lawson Roby ).

  • "Roby writes with high-octane levels of emotion. She pushes her characters hard, spotlighting their flaws, showcasing their weaknesses, drawing in the readers to be more than bystanders." (USA Today).

Product Details

The Reverend's Wife
  • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
  • Price: $15.99 US/$17.50 CAN
  • Pages: 352
  • Physical Dimensions: 5-1/4" x 8"
  • ISBN-13: 9780446572484
  • On Sale Date: 04/30/2013
The Reverend's Wife