Bronwyn Barrister has her life in order. She has loyal friends, a successful business, and a family who loves her beyond measure. She has everything she has ever had the courage to dream for. One man, however, has begun to threaten it all. She sent him to prison for eleven years, but now he’s free to exact his revenge upon her. With menacing phone calls and vile threats, he stalks her. He is a monster from her past, the past she tries to hide. When Vincent Lane and his team are hired by Bronwyn’s uncle to keep her safe, he finds himself drawn in by her beauty, strength, and wicked intelligence. And when he allows himself to look beyond the surface, he discovers the woman behind the defenses; a woman who strips him bare and makes him want more than he has ever wanted in his life. As the stalking and danger escalate to arson, Vincent is torn between ecstasy and terror. He must find a way to stop this madman before it’s too late.
Interior designer, Anna Davis has spent three years developing her career. When she is hired by Vincent Lane and his fiancé Bronwyn to redesign their new bookstore, Anna sees this as an opportunity to catapult her career from obscurity into distinction. The last thing Anna needs or wants right now is a man. And Daniel Spears, a friend who is helping Vincent with security for the store, is most definitely a man. One built for long hot nights and seduction. Unfortunately, even though Anna is undeniably attracted to Daniel, she isn’t interested in accidental sex or casual intimate arrangements. Determined not to lose her, Daniel formulates a plan to ensure that he is never far from Anna’s mind… or her body. He’s not going to let anything stand between them, not ex-lovers, intruders, thieves, or even Anna herself. Daniel has waited an entire lifetime to find her and now that he has, he’s never letting go.
Jacqueline Hughes still smiles every time she thinks of her father. Still misses him at every family dinner. Feels him on every job. It’s been three long years since her mom called her unexpectedly to tell her he was gone. Jac has spent those years hiding the pain and convincing her father’s crew that she can lead them. Being young, pretty, and female in construction are almost impossible obstacles to overcome. But she has not only succeeded, she has triumphed. The job, the company, her father’s reputation – these are the things most precious to her.
Wade Mitchell, former Navy SEAL and co-owner of Trident Security, is eager to start his latest assignment. Someone has been sabotaging Hughes Construction’s current job site. Weakening the stairs… stealing supplies… canceling orders. Wade’s job is to infiltrate the company, expose the traitor, and, of course, rescue the damsel in distress. And Jacqueline Hughes is one hell of a damsel! Wade has been waiting weeks for a chance to get his hands on her curvy, little body. But is a woman with rules. And rule #1 is – Never get involved with a man you work with. No excuses. No exceptions. Wade, however, has a different philosophy when it comes to relationships – Rules were made to be broken!
Event planner, Sophia Campbell finally has her life back on track. As a single mother at nineteen she’d been an easy target for her ex husband’s flattery and lies. Years later, after a much too civilized divorce, she is stronger and wiser and fiercely independent. Ready to focus on the two things that mean the most to her: her son and her career. When she’s hired to organize the wedding of one of the city’s wealthiest men she’s sure it will be the event of the year. If she can pull it off.
Private security consultant Sullivan Price, AKA Caveman, wasn’t sure he believed in love at first sight. Until the day it happened to him. He took one look at Sophia Campbell sitting at a café in the sunshine and he knew. The problem is, Sophia isn’t interested in a relationship. Fresh out of a disastrous marriage, she isn’t about to let another man get close enough to hurt her again. Or her son. If Sullivan can just find a way to slip past her defenses he can show her how good it could be between them. And once he has her body he can only hope her heart will have the courage to follow.
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