From nationally bestselling author Elizabeth Thornton comes the sinfully seductive, delightfully romantic story of a woman who discovers a most thrilling type of pursuit. . . . After years of heroism in the fight against the French, Ash Denison wants nothing more than to savor the good life. But an urgent request has sent him to a writeryes'>#8217;s symposium. His charge: to unmask an author who has rattled several members of the town by revealing their most intimate, most scandalous secrets. Not one to be left out, when Ash encounters a bold, beautiful, irresistibly aloof woman writer, he canyes'>#8217;t help stirring up some gossip of his own. . . .Much to Eve Dearingyes'>#8217;s surprise, Ash is far from the wellmannered gentleman sheyes'>#8217;s heard about. In fact, heyes'>#8217;s shockingly brash and has taken an inexplicable interest in manhandling her at every turn. Yet something about his searing embrace makes her forgive his wicked behavioryes'>#8211;and succumb to his dangerous seduction. And when a fellow writer is brutally attacked and Eve becomes the killeryes'>#8217;s next target, Ash surprises her once more by vowing not only to keep her safe . . . but to win her heart.From the Paperback edition.