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Reviewed by Maria Beltran for Readers' Favorite
It has been quite some time since Elizaveta parted with Timofey, but the lovely Muscovite will later learn that her path will cross his in a series of dangerous events manipulated by her former lover. The novel begins with Elizaveta making her way to work; upon arriving she is greeted with a bouquet addressed to her and no one knows who had sent it. More calls and gifts come her way from an anonymous source who later reveals himself to be Timofey. Her former lover has caught the eye of the local mafia boss’s daughter, and refusal would mean retribution. To escape this predicament, Timofey sets up a fake marriage involving Elizaveta, who falls into traps set by Timofey. For Elizaveta, the possibilities are overwhelming.
Once again, award-winning author Vadim Babenko has come up with a masterpiece that will take suspense novel lovers into a thrilling ride. Babenko takes his time to allow readers to get acquainted well with the characters in vivid descriptions, subtly revealing details in a smooth flow, so that it is hard not to keep following them through the situations they find themselves in. Elizaveta, having had far too many unsatisfying relationships in the past, struggles to understand the romance being rekindled, and all this in the face of danger. One can only imagine the roller-coaster of emotions the character undergoes. The book has been crafted in the riveting style of prose that is truly Babenko’s. All readers must reserve a spot on their shelf for the novel “A Simple Soul”. A very entertaining read!