The longer the resistance... Seven years ago, on the eve of her wedding, proper Lady Jessica Sheffield witnessed a licentious scene no innocent young miss could imagine. Shocked, yet strangely titillated, shed held her silence regarding scandalous Alistair Caulfield, and walked down the aisle as expected.
But through years of serene, unremarkable marriage, Caulfields image remained burned into her imagination, fueling very illicit dreams. . .
... the sweeter the reward Alistair ran far from the temptation of the prim debutante with the fire of passion in her eyesall the way to the West Indies. As a successful merchant, he has little in common with the rakehell youth she knew. But when newly widowed Jessica steps aboard his ship for a transatlantic passage, seven years worth of denied pleasures are held in check by nothing more than a few layers of silkand the certainty that surrender will consume them both.
. . Sylvia Day is the undisputed mistress of tender, erotic romance.
Teresa Medeiros Day plays on sensual themes with a lush grace. Romantic Times