By Amy Corwin
"A tragic case of arson sends Sarah into hiding to flee the negative destiny of her kin. She works as a standard laborer, and is secure for 13 years, till she gets an ominous notice. regardless of her hide, the killer has stuck up along with her, and he or she is once more at risk from a guy decided to silence all echoes from the prior.
William, an inquiry agent, is ate up with interest while he meets Sarah and hears approximately her case. And one check out her grey eyes has him hooked. even supposing the proof is scanty after such a lot of years, he vows to help her, unaware how occasions will problem him either as a guy of honor and as an investigator.
When a moment try is made on Sarah's existence, William is pressured to persist with a treacherous direction during the twisted, darkish prior. And his starting to be charm to the self sufficient lady proves simply as risky. He wishes a transparent head to sift during the ashes of the outdated tragedy, with its tricks of corruption attaining into the top degrees of Society. principally, he needs to guard Sarah, despite own price.
Love needs to have the option to carry the 2 jointly and thwart a determined arsonist, or the final survivor of the long-ago hearth will die.
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A trace of discomfort shifted in the dark eyes. ‘Kate—’ She didn’t want his pity, or his remorse. ‘Oh, don’t ruin the callous, two-timing image she sketched out so vividly. Just be grateful that I know you don’t really believe I’m a bunnyboiling psychotic, or you wouldn’t have let your trash-talking girlfriend come within a mile of me. My own father is mooching his life away on a dot in the Pacific because he couldn’t handle the responsibility of a relationship with me. You needn’t worry that I’m the type to slit my wrists just because a man I respected turns out to be a self-absorbed idiot and coward to boot—’ His face paled, eyes burning in their sockets.
His smile took on a wickedly sexy smoulder. ’ he growled. Kate’s nerves skittered at the bizarre sexual imagery induced by his phrase. She didn’t know whether to be insulted or flattered. ‘I thought we were here to settle an argument about who played Velda in Kiss Me Deadly,’ she said, glancing at the wide, flat screen hanging on the wall above a sleek, electronic box. ’ ‘I have a better idea,’ he said, walking towards her. ’ Her tongue darted out to moisten her dry lips, heat beginning to flush through her belly and breasts at the fierce expression in his eyes.
She thought of her endless struggles with hated school exams, and her mother’s coruscating lecture when Kate had secretly interviewed for a job instead of applying for university. ‘Not unintelligent…’ That was what had so infuriated her mother. She had viewed Kate’s abysmal marks as a wilful act of rebellion. ’ This was definitely not the time to be worrying about what her mother might think! ‘I suppose I tend to be a Jill of all trades and mistress of none,’ she finished lightly. His smile took on a wickedly sexy smoulder.