Master Of Temptation (paradise)
in Her Dazzling New Novel, Nicole Jordan Tempts Readers With A Tale Of Breathless Splendor And Soul-searing Passion.
lovers In Paradise . . .
he Is A Brilliant Military Commander . . . And Every Woman’s Temptation. When Max Leighton Unexpectedly Comes To Her Golden Mediterranean Island, Caro Evers Longs To Heal His Emotional Battle Scars. But During One Glorious Night In His Arms, She Discovers A Sensual Master Whose Mere Touch Drives Her To Wild Abandon.
she Is The Bewitching Angel He Can’t Forget. Jaded By The Glittering Ballrooms Of Regency London, Max Returns To Cyrene To Find The Temptress Who Haunts His Dreams . . . Only To Learn That Caro Leads A Dangerous Double Life. She’s A Warrior As Well As A Healer—a Member Of A Secret Society Of Protectors, Sworn To Fight Evil And Tyranny Across Europe.
afraid To Lose Her Heart To Max Again, Caro Vows To Conquer Her Fierce Tenderness For Him And Thwart His Campaign To Win Her. Then A Perilous Mission Of Adventure Takes Them Far From Cyrene’s Sun-splashed Shores, Entwining Their Destinies And Challenging Their Deepest Desires.
jordan's Newest Regency-era Romance (after Ecstasy) Is Appropriately Set On The Fictional Mediterranean Island Of Cyrene, Which Is Headquarters To The Clandestine Guardians Of The Sword. Formed In The Dark Ages By Legendary British Warriors Exiled To The Island, The Secret Society Of Protectors Now Operates With Input From Britain's Foreign Office. The First Time War Hero Max Leighton Visits The Island, He Shares An Intimate Night With The Enigmatic Healer Caro Evers. Neither Forgets That Night, And When Their Paths Cross Again A Year Later After Max Agrees To Help The Guardians Rescue A Kidnapped Noblewoman They Pick Up Where They Left Off. Although Max Is Determined To Win Caro's Heart, She Believes He Wouldn't Want Her If He Knew Her Secret: She's Not Only A Healer But A Well-trained Guardian. As The Author Illustrates Time And Again, However, Caro Isn't Immune To Max's Charms, And The Two Fill The Pages With Love Scenes To The Point Of Redundancy. More Compelling Is Their Emotional Relationship, Which Plays Upon Caro's Insecurities And Max's Nightmares Of War. Although The Kidnapping Subplot Is Merely A Device To Bring Max And Caro Together, Readers Who Prefer Their Romances More Sexy Than Suspenseful And More Fantastical Than Historically Accurate Will Savor This Sensual Feast. Agent, Karen Solem Of Spencerhill. (may) Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.
Author : Nicole Jordan
Publisher : Fawcett
Published Year : 2004
Format : Mass Market Paperback, 432 pages
Dimensions : 4.20 (w) x 6.87 (h) x 1.13 (d)
ISBN : 0804119813
ISBN13 : 9780804119818
Overview :In her dazzling new novel, Nicole Jordan tempts readers with a tale of breathless splendor and soul-searing passion.
Lovers in paradise . . .
He is a brilliant military commander . . . and every woman’s temptation. When Max Leighton unexpectedly comes to her golden Mediterranean island, Caro Evers longs to heal his emotional battle scars. But during one glorious night in his arms, she discovers a sensual master whose mere touch drives her to wild abandon.
She is the bewitching angel he can’t forget. Jaded by the glittering ballrooms of Regency London, Max returns to Cyrene to find the temptress who haunts his dreams . . . only to learn that Caro leads a dangerous double life. She’s a warrior as well as a healer—a member of a secret society of protectors, sworn to fight evil and tyranny across Europe.
Afraid to lose her heart to Max again, Caro vows to conquer her fierce tenderness for him and thwart his campaign to win her. Then a perilous mission of adventure takes them far from Cyrene’s sun-splashed shores, entwining their destinies and challenging their deepest desires.