Synopses & Reviews
An infamous sea captain of the British Royal Navy, Devlin O'Neill is consumed with the need to destroy the man who brutally murdered his father. Having nearly ruined the Earl of Eastleigh financially, he is waiting to strike the final blow. And his opportunity comes in the form of a spirited young American woman, the earl's niece, who is about to set his cold, calculating world on fire.
Born and raised on a tobacco plantation, orphan Virginia Hughes is determined to rebuild her beloved Sweet Briar. Daringly, she sails to England alone, hoping to convince her uncle to lend her the funds. Instead, she finds herself ruthlessly kidnapped by the notorious Devlin O'Neill, and will soon find her best-laid plans thwarted by a passion that could seal their fates forever.
- This is Brenda's first title with Mira Books.
- Joyce is a critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling author, known for her sexy historical titles.
- Brenda's most recent title, Deadly Promise (St. Martin's Press, 11/03), was a USA Today bestseller.
- The Chase (St. Martin's Press, 7/03) spent three weeks on the USA Today bestseller list, reaching #98.
Infamous sea captain Devin O'Neill is out to destroy the man who killed his father by kidnapping his rival's niece. But Devin doesn't count on Virginia Hughes being such a spirited young American who will set his world on fire with an all-consuming love. Reissue.