So what do you get when you take revenge and deception and add an innocent, beautiful, young woman? You get this steamy story! Lucas has been waiting 15 years to take his revenge against Jason Blake. This guy has ruined Lucas’s life and he wants to do the same in return. The best way to do that… use his daughter!
Sydney, for 15 years, has been the dutiful daughter; adhering to everything her parents tell her. She always does what she is told to do and that is what is expected of her. As proof, she’s attending an auction with her parents and will bid of her fiancé and live happily ever after. Except, the man she bids on isn’t her fiancé. It’s Lucas playing out step one of the revenge. What he sets in motion helps Sydney realize who she is and who she wants to be… her own person. Lucas plans to take everything from Jason, but you know what they say about best laid plans!
Ms. Simone paints a graphic picture of growing up in Chicago and becoming the rags to riches tale. While Lucas may be gruff with a chip on his shoulder, with Sydney by his side… together both of them can let go of the past and the traumas that they feel define them. They can learn to live instead of just exist.