By Iris Johansen
An electrifying story of lethal and forbidden hope that sweeps from the unique islands of a tropical paradise to the extraordinary estates of Regency England. Cassandra Deville's carefree lifestyles at the islands of Hawaii is shattered through the unexpected arrival of a savagely seductive stranger. She's the major to Jared Daremount's plan to avenge his father, truly just a pawn in his plans, yet as soon as she turns into his captive, Jared realizes she's a prize he can by no means hand over.
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Why do you think I intend to change my name and cut ail my former ties? " He tried to smile. "But you'll remember to let me know as quickly as possible? " "She will thrive in Tahiti. " Raoul smiled again. "Now I must go. " "Good-bye," he said faintly. " Raoul turned his smile on Cassie. " Exactly like the garden snake. Her arms tightened fiercely around Papa's neck. " They watched him move down the gangplank and walk across the dock. Papa tugged at her hands. " He chuckled. " Her gaze never left Raoul's retreating back.
I've no doubt he will be. I only hope that Kamehameha isn't too fond of him. " "I don't look forward to that prospect either. " He thought about it. "The king made a few hints about his desire for British guns. " "But then I'd have no chance at getting Raoul Cambre. " Bradford shook his head. "I hope you get what you want, Jared. " "That's why I have to leave Deville alive until I can squeeze information out of him. " "Yes, a cottage in the foothills, but I understand he's seldom there. It appears he has a passion for painting volcanoes.
She turned to Cassie. "I know Lani decided for you because she fears the ugly one will punish you, but surely just one time would not hurt. You can swim out to the boat and taste the English chief and then swim back. " "He will be too big for her," Kalua protested. " "You were only thirteen. She rides that huge horse, her woman's veil cannot still be there. " Cassie interrupted, her gaze on the ship. She was accustomed to their frank discussions of a sexual nature and no longer paid attention to them.
Dark Rider by Iris Johansen