A breast cancer survivor, Sylvia has been writing for most of her life. Her dream first started in high school in Canada, when her English teacher told her she needed to continue writing.
Sylvia struggled with her writing, not knowing which genre would fit her best. Her move to the Greensboro, NC area in 2008 finally gave her the desire to write Christian based fiction. More about, traumatic events that happen to people and how they respond to those events. Will it turn them towards God or away from God?
Author Sylvia Patzold lives with her husband in South Carolina. She writes more on her website at www.sylviapatzold.com. She also has a Facebook page and a Twitter account.
You Are Mine is a Christian based thriller. Traumatic situations arise every day in people's lives. How people handle situations will either press them closer to God or it may turn them away.
"Hickory dickory dock. The mouse ran up the clock." The long, slender fingers ran up Rebecca's warm back. She was lying face down on a bed. She shivered as the fingers ran up her spine. Her eyes widened as she knew what would be coming next and she closed her eyes.
"The clock struck one, the mouse ran down. Hickory dickory dock." The fingers slowly scratched down her spine and Rebecca flinched as the fingernails dug into her skin. She broke out into a sweat and squeezed her eyes shut. "No," she thought, "no."
The Collins family is living an idyllic life on the beautiful island valley of Maui, Hawaii. Rebecca Collins' past creeps into her memory at times. She is haunted by the choices she made as a nursing student in Canada. Her past suddenly appears in the form of Rebecca's ex-boyfriend, Dr. Michael Phillips. He is quick to inform her that he knows her firstborn son, Benjamin, is his.
It is a race against Michael's determination to kidnap Rebecca and Benjamin, and Dan's desire to protect his family. The private detective Dan has hired uncovers a series of horrors Michael has left behind in Saskatchewan, Canada. Unfortunately, Michael's plans come to fruition and he has imprisoned Rebecca and Benjamin.
Rebecca and Benjamin are determined to stay strong and make plans to escape, hoping Dan will be able to rescue them. It is a race for Dan to find Rebecca and Benjamin before Michael can finalize his plans.