One treasure map; a pair of priceless emeralds; two very keen hunters a only one can win, but who says that competition canat be a little fun? When sweet, pretty Ariana Noonan knocks out treasure hunter Luke Donahue with a champagne bottle and steals his treasure map, he vows to get his map back, find the missing priceless emeralds...and exact a fitting revenge. When Luke finally discovers Ariana in a dingy hotel on a remote tropical island, sheas in desperate straits and he finally gains the upper hand. Of course he will rescue her. His price? They act on the attraction thatas been simmering between them from the very beginning. But all is not as it seems, and Lukeas sexy bargain turns up not only an unbelievable secret, but Arianaas reasons for wanting the emerald. Suddenly, nothing is clear-cut anymore, and map or no map, Luke and Ariana are sailing into uncharted territory.As she gazed at the ugly red cut, she paled even more. Her knuckles were white as she clenched her fists. Was shegoing ... Grasping her chin tightly between his thumb and knuckle, he forcedher to meet his eyes. a#39;You seem to ... But she tossed her head, dislodged his fingers from her chin, and fixed him with a death glare.
|Author||:||V. K. Black|
|Publisher||:||Harlequin Enterpises AU - 2014-11-01|