**This highly anticipated debut novel was inspired by actual events.** Sember is a strong-willed attorney whoas got it all: the budding career, the condo, and a marriage proposal right around the corner. When her sister, Sarah, needs a new attorney, Sember is torn. She wants to help Sarah, but she is terrified her emotions could compromise the case. With so much at stake, failure isn't an option. In walks Jax Alexander, a brilliant legal mind from New York who excites Semberas body and mind. When he offers to take on Sarahas case, he provides hope in a hopeless situation. Sember and Jax are thrust together as their passion ignites. As a web of lies is exposed, Jax works tirelessly to reveal the truth behind Sarahas case. But, he has a dark secret shadowing his past that threatens to destroy everything. In the midst of so many lies, can Jax really be trusted? His secret could put Sarahas case in jeopardy and could cost Sember her life. Will he risk it all to save them, or will he cut and run, leaving destruction in his wake? Sometimes, desperate acts call for desperate measures.Then the cheaplooking hollow core door creaked open, and he walked inwithasmall plateof food and a glass of water. I started to salivate at the ... When I did make my move, I would have to strike hard and strike fast. ... I scooted myself up and leaned back against the headboard holding the sheet close to my chest. a Thankanbsp;...
|Title||:||Acts of Desperation|
|Publisher||:||Emerson Shaw - 2014-01-15|