A Tangled Affair by Fiona Brand
By Fiona Brand
They'd been embroiled in a scorching, mystery affair. till Lucas Atraeus's and Carla Ambrosi's feuding households have been merged by way of marriage and enterprise. abruptly the location used to be …complicated. Burned by means of the prior, Lucas hasn't ever permit his center rule his head. Now, with Carla nearer than he had ever imagined she will be, their affair needs to end.
Saying see you later to such severe ardour isn't easy… as he's now Carla's boss.
But at the same time he units out to settle on a suitable bride—one who won't holiday down his guard—Lucas fears he's battling a wasting conflict. occasionally temptation is intended to be seized.
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