Jilted and left destitute by Gabrial Bodine, Nichole Heatherton
would do anything to follow the trail of her thieving ex-betrothed who stole her prized necklace--even disguise herself as
a lady if ill-repute. It was this bold masquerade that drew Bragen Alexander into her arms for one passionate, unforgettable
Tormented by clouded memories of a malicious crime, Bragen has searched for the
one man whose lies could send Bragen to the gallows. Now, tantalizingly close to confronting his most hated enemy, Bragen
strikes a bargain with a headstrong beauty: if she leads him to Bodine, he'll bring her along on a tempestuous ocean crossing
(as a stowaway in his ship's cabin) and help her reclaim her precious treasure.
"This fast-paced historical will catch you in its grip and hold you tight until the end.
Spicy characters, constant coflict, and a wealth of untold secrets make this well-written story a keeper. A captivating
"Never a dull moment! Brimming with excitement and adventure, I wanted
to know what would happen next to Nicole and Bragen...Ms. Rich has what it takes to write an entertaining, exciting romance.
Miller, The Literary Times
Plagued by dreams of being chased through the swamps by a vicious killer, Ashlee Walker isn't
sure what to think. She's never been in the swamps, nor does she have any intention of going there, and she's
certainly never enountered a killer. But her dreams grow more vivid with each passing day.
Lord Connor Westfield must find a cure for malaria to save his
dying aunt--and Ashlee Walker, the daughter of a renowned physician, is his only hope. But Connor never imagined
the eerie connection he'd feel in the beauty's presence.
Ashlee is drawn to Connor in a way she can't possibly explain, and she wants to help him--but
she's terrified. The only way to save Connor's aunt is by going into the Florida Everglades...the swamps.
"A fast-paced, action-packed otheworldly romance filled
with great characters... Readers will be enchanted from the beginning to the end."
--Harriet Klausner, Affaire de Coeur
"An exciting, wonderfully romantic tale...with just the right amount of
eeriness mixed in."