It begins on a dark, scented patio in Rio. . . with the rich rhythms of a samba. . . and the warm caress of a masked stranger with magic in his touch. . . and explodes into Jennifer Blake's most sensual novel yet, sweeping from Rio to New Orleans in an erotic haze of seduction and sensuality, passion and betrayal. . .
As acting CEO of her grandfather's shipping company, Jessica Meredith must face off against shipping tycoon Rafael Castelar and his ruthless takeover bid. But their meeting in Brazil puts them at a stalemate. Then Jessica attends an elegant party during Carnival that, under the cover of darkness, turns into a lurid orgy. Luckily, Jessica is rescued by a dashing masked stranger whose embrace offers comfort, then sweeps her to ecstasy.
Drawn into a web of haunting sensuality, and confronted with a rivaland a familyshe can neither trust nor turn away, Jessica sharpens her claws to
fight. . . even if it means going willingly into the arms of a man determined to own the family empire, and the woman who possesses it. . . .
|Publisher:||Random House Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||4.17(w) x 6.82(h) x 1.05(d)|
About the Author
Dubbed "the steel magnolia of women’s fiction," Jennifer Blake has written more than seventy books, including Shameless, Royal Seduction, and Garden of Scandal. A charter member of Romance Writers of America, she has been inducted into the RWA Hall of Fame and is the recipient of the RWA Lifetime Achievement Award. Her novels have been translated into twenty three languages and sold more than 35 million copies worldwide.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
I read this book years ago and remember that it was great. I always read Historical romance and was leary about this one but it was a real page turner and I would truly recommend it to anyone that likes romance and a strong willed woman.