Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 304 pages, 8.25 × 5.31 × 0.7 in
Published: January 2, 2007
Publisher: Gallery Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1416524177
ISBN - 13: 9781416524175
Read from the Book
1 Tonight was the night the world would say good-bye to Carrie Anderson, single-girl-in-the-city, and hello to Carrie Anderson, deliriously happy woman-engaged-to-a-wealthy-hunk. Ever since her boyfriend, James Carrigan, had asked her to dinner at Farallon, San Francisco''s most elegant restaurant, she''d taken to staring at her bare left hand with a secret smile. She''d have bet the contents of her 401(k) that, come Thursday night, a sparkling diamond was going to be weighing down her left ring finger. Farallon was their special place. It was where they''d dined for their first date, the night they''d first slept together, and their one-year anniversary. Dinner had been lovely. Although, to be honest, she hadn''t really tasted the butternut squash soup. And she''d barely been able to swallow her grilled salmon on a bed of polenta. With every moment that had passed, her stomach had twisted into a tighter, tenser knot. And when the waiter had asked her if she''d like to see the dessert menu, she''d nearly bitten his head off. No, I don''t want flan , she thought. I want an engagement ring! At long last, the waiter cleared their plates away and brought over two snifters of warmed B&B. Carrie had never been a huge fan of the potent after-dinner drink, but as it was James''s favorite, she gamely took a sip. It burned her tongue and stung her throat, but she didn''t mind, because James was finally reaching into his pocket. For a ring! Her very own Prince Charming was about to bend
From the Publisher
California wine country is a world of sensual delights -- the
tantalizing kiss of sunlight . . . the luscious decadence of
gourmet cuisine . . . the slow burn of wine that warms from within
. . . and sinfully sexy men. For three women hungering for more,
it''s a destination for pleasuring both body and soul. . . .
Carrie can''t explain why she turned down a marriage proposal from
Mr. Perfect. But a chance encounter with a rugged winemaker who
works the earth unleashes something wild in her. His raw, hungry
power has her intoxicated with desire -- and she knows it''s
useless to resist. . . .
After voluptuous Rose is left by her boyfriend for a thinner
woman, she''s in for a sensual shock when she falls for a chef who
can''t get enough of her luscious curves. One taste of his
lovemaking will never be enough. . . .
Vanessa is used to loving and leaving her men. And the man she
wants now is an intense artist who has her modeling nude amid the
Napa vineyards. But this time, he''s the one playing hard to get --
and their heated game of "look but don''t touch" will soon have
Vanessa begging for release. . . .
Where there''s wine and women, there''s bound to be
About the Author
Bella Andre is an American author. She received her B.A. in Economics from Stanford University before working as a marketing director. She is the author of the acclaimed erotic novel Take Me and several Ellora's Cave erotic romance novels and short stories. She also contributed to the nonfiction book called Writing Romance, which serves as a guide to the creation of and industry connections for writing romance novels.