Flame-haired Alexandra Sheffield has always been expected to marry the wealthy Lord Christopher Hatton. But desperate for a life filled with adventure she's in no hurry to marry the spoiled aristocrat. Instead, she's consumed with longing for Lord Hattton's devastatingly dangerous twin, Nicholas.
When his twin gambles away his inheritance and plans to refill his pockets by marrying spirited young Alex, Nick risks everything to prevent the scheming seduction. But when the girl he sets out to save becomes the glorious woman he longs to ravish, he must force himself to resist her wild beauty and reckless flirtation--before his desires erupt in a single, scorching moment that can never be undone.
Signet, November 2002