Caleb Cassell always gets what he wants.
Starting out as a fighter, Caleb and his friend, Henry, have fought their way to the top. They've left a trail of bodies behind them and forged a life out of violence and illegal dealings. They control girls, guns, drugs, and are not afraid of taking out anyone who threatens their business.
When Caleb first sees Donna working in the jewelry store, he knows he wants her. Donna's latest customer scares and excites her. She tries to fight off his advances but all too soon she gives in.
One date turns into a second, and before she knows what's happening they're together. When the truth of who he is comes out, can Donna find it in her heart to remain with him? Who could love a crime boss that everyone fears?
The Scarred One
Deadly Duet, 2
Henry is the scarred one of the deadly duet. Everyone fears him, avoids him, and he takes his pleasures out on the whores he controls. He does whatever it takes to get the job done, even kill a woman's boyfriend in front of her.
Lydia knows there is more to Henry than meets the eye but she will not be the one to find out the truth. She wants nothing to do with him or the world he's involved in. When they are kidnapped, she has to put her faith in him to get them out.
Witnessing the damage done to Lydia, Henry promises to kill everyone responsible. With no other choice, Lydia sees the real man within him. She can no longer walk away as she has fallen in love with the scarred one. What will she do when his need for vengeance puts her at risk once again?