Riella Smith, an unconventional Romany Princess, travels to Tuscany on the trail of her father’s challenger, to delay him and prevent unnecessary bloodshed and humiliation. What she expects is trouble from a fearsome rival. But life is rarely that easy.
The trouble she finds is of a different kind. Soon, she faces the toughest decision of her life – again – though it should really be a no-brainer. All she has to do is choose between her people and a myth.
After all, there’s no such thing as love at first sight.
“Trust me, he says. You’ll be safe with me, he says.”
Amelie Watts is sick and tired of being treated like a child. She might be willowy and delicate, but she has strength of the kind that doesn’t show on the outside. Plus, she learned all she needed to know so she could cope on her own. Now, if only her big brother would finally release her inheritance! She would fly to the Bahamas and kiss the backwater she grew up in goodbye.
Jason Watts is fed up with picking up the pieces of his little sister’s life. If only she would grow up already and learn to live life without stabilizers! Her latest idea is insane, and bound to be her most enormous failure to date. But how to make her understand?
Enter Rob Tyson, incorrigible bachelor and Jason’s best friend. For a laugh, they make a bet. Two people, a hastily acquired boat, and a tropical paradise. What could possibly go wrong?
Serena runs away from an unpleasant life and an abusive relationship to a place where she can’t be traced. What she needs is peace and the luxury of feeling safe again, but her calm is shattered when she discovers someone is already living on her property. Someone she knew long ago. Someone who hurt her badly. The only man she had ever truly loved: Mitchell.
When Serena’s despicable ex catches up with her and threatens her life, she must decide whether she should accept Mitchell’s protection and risk him being hurt, or push him away and break his heart all over again.
Sparks fly when good girl Toni Hall meets hunk Jackson Carter in unusual circumstances. She knows what it takes to win a guy over, and he might never find out she’s been pretending to be someone she isn’t. But is she the only one with a secret? What will it take for true love to win over misconceptions and bring two people together?