Maris McKinney’s life is a mess. There’s her ugly divorce and her flailing business. But don’t count Maris out, just yet. She’s got a plan and it doesn’t include men.
Lucas Kemsley’s life has stalled. His career is gone, maybe forever. He’s got more debt than he can handle. And then there are all the questions about what really happened to him that November night.
Anyone can see a relationship between Maris and Lucas won’t work. Too much baggage. Too many distractions. Except Lucas keeps turning up in Maris’ life and before long the two find it impossible to resist each other. But the more entwined their lives become, the more Maris realizes that there are parts of Lucas he is either unable or unwilling to share.
Then one sunny afternoon, someone decides Maris should die.
Hannah Swift is in big trouble. The Egyptian antiquity entrusted to her care is gone. Now she must tell her employer, Jesher Kenyon, that his priceless family treasure has been replaced with a copy. And when she does, she becomes Jesher’s number one suspect.
Jesher Kenyon, a dealer in fine art and antiquities, has long denied his feelings for Hannah. Now he seizes on the opportunity provided by the missing artifact to keep Hannah close by his side. Together they follow the trail of the stolen Egyptian statue until they uncover the truth.
But happy endings prove elusive. Just when the mystery seems solved, one final twist leaves Jesher in trouble and Hannah the only one who can help him.
Someone is after Simon Jennings. They’ve wrecked his cars and hacked into his business records. But Simon thinks he’s the luckiest guy on earth. And that’s because he has reconnected with Delaney McNeil.
But lucky isn’t how Delaney McNeil is feeling. A new assignment has her working for Simon, the man who, seven years ago, walked out on her.
Delaney has her life on track and she’s not about to let anyone tear it apart again. Careful, Delaney. Better watch out for Simon Jennings!
When Chelsea Campbell’s life comes undone she calls on the one person she can count on – long time family friend, Dallas Quinn. For years Dallas has played his feelings close to the chest. But promises to keep Chelsea safe not withstanding, Dallas could be the biggest danger yet.
Still, the two work side by side to unravel the mystery that has upended Chelsea’s life and when the mystery is solved, they must unravel their feelings for each other.