Format: Mass Market Paperbound
Dimensions: 480 pages, 6.64 × 4.15 × 0.94 in
Published: October 29, 2013
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0373281730
ISBN - 13: 9780373281732
Read from the Book
The woman in the portrait had a face created to steal a man's breath and haunt his dreams. It was, perhaps, as close to perfection as nature would allow. Eyes of laser blue whispered of sex and smiled knowingly from beneath thick black lashes. The brows were perfectly arched, with a flirty little mole dotting the downward point of the left one. The skin was porcelain-pure, with a hint of warm rose beneathjust warm enough that a man could fantasize that heat was kindling only for him. The nose was straight and finely sculpted. The mouthand, oh, the mouth was hard to ignorewas curved invitingly, appeared pillow-soft, yet strong in shape. A bold red temptation that beckoned as clearly as a siren's call. Framing that staggering face was a rich, wild tumble of ebony hair that streamed over creamy bare shoulders. Glossy, gorgeous, generous. The kind of hair even a strong man would lose himself infisting his hands in all that black silk, while his mouth sank deep, and deeper, into those soft, smiling lips. Grace Fontaine, Seth thought, a study in the perfection of feminine beauty. It was too damn bad she was dead. He turned away from the portrait, annoyed that his gaze and his mind kept drifting back to it. He'd wanted some time alone at the crime scene, after the forensic team finished, after the M.E. took possession of the body. The outline remained, an ugly human-shaped silhouette marring the glossy chestnut floor. It was simple enough to deter
From the Publisher
#1 New York Times bestselling author NORA ROBERTS brings us two classics that prove when love is on the line, anything can be overcome!
Lieutenant Seth Buchanan finds his homicide investigation—and his heart—thrown into turmoil when murder victim Grace Fontaine turns up very much alive. The cool, controlled cop never lets his feelings get in the way of his job, and everything he knows about the notorious heiress tells him she''s bad news. But in her irresistible presence, Seth finds it hard to remember there''s any mystery more important to solve than that of Grace herself.
The Law Is a Lady
Once Phillip Kincaid fixes his mind on something, he sets about getting it. When he''s pulled over for speeding in Friendly, New Mexico, he knows the town is the perfect locale for his next film. And no-nonsense sheriff Victoria Ashton looks pretty perfect to him, too! But Tori''s all business. With no interest in romance, she''s giving Phillip a run for his money—making him all the more determined to show her that even a lady of the law can surrender willingly…to love.
About the Author
Nora Roberts is a bestselling author of more than 209 romance novels. She was the first author to be inducted into the Romance Writers of America Hall of Fame. As of 2011, her novels had spent a combined 861 weeks on the New York Times Bestseller List, including 176 weeks in the number-one spot. Over 280 million copies of her books are in print, including 12 million copies sold in 2005 alone.