The Portrait [NOOK Book]

Overview

This historical romance was originally published in 1995.

The reigning master of the New York art world, Jonas Whitaker was brilliant and compelling, a man of dark passions and uncontrollable emotions. Terrified of his own dangerous nature and scarred by the horror of his past, he hid behind his talent in a world of glittering emptiness--until Imogene Carter pushed her way ...
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The Portrait

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Overview

This historical romance was originally published in 1995.

The reigning master of the New York art world, Jonas Whitaker was brilliant and compelling, a man of dark passions and uncontrollable emotions. Terrified of his own dangerous nature and scarred by the horror of his past, he hid behind his talent in a world of glittering emptiness--until Imogene Carter pushed her way into his life.

He discounted her on sight, seeing her as a colorless, fragile woman with no spirit and less talent. He could send her running with a word--and he intended to do just that.

But Imogene was not so easily frightened. She came to Jonas to learn, and learn she would--everything he could teach her. She wanted his artist's secrets and his brilliant passion. She wanted to be swept up in his seductive, forbidden world.

Until she saw the terrible price he paid for his talent.

And realized it was impossible to catch a shooting star without being burned...
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Editorial Reviews

Kristin Hannah
"A mesmerizing love story filled with complex characters, powerful human emotions and lush, vivid prose. I loved every word."
Kathe Robin
A masterpiece of a love story ... Sensitive, exciting, sensual and thought-provoking.
Kathe Robin
A masterpiece of a love story ... Sensitive, exciting, sensual and thought-provoking.
Kristin Hannah
"A mesmerizing love story filled with complex characters, powerful human emotions and lush, vivid prose. I loved every word."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781936632015
  • Publisher: Megan Chance
  • Publication date: 1/19/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 459,771
  • File size: 233 KB

Meet the Author

Megan Chance is the critically acclaimed, award-winning author of several novels. The Best Reviews has said she writes “Fascinating historical fiction.” A former television news photographer with a BA from Western Washington University, Megan Chance lives in the Pacific Northwest with her husband and two daughters. Follow Megan at www.meganchance.com
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