Whitney Jordan wakes up in a hospital bed to her estranged husband's sexy smile. He's ready to put the past behind them and get on with their lives. Whitney is wary of his motives, knowing he can never forgive her for the tragedy she's caused them both. The car accident that put her in the hospital was no accident. Still in love with her husband and against her better judgment, Whitney agrees to recuperate in their home. placing them both in peril.

Javar Jordan is determined to win back his wife, but when she returns home, attacks on her life force him to become Whitney's protector as well as lover and husband. Vowing to find the culprit stalking his wife, Javar unknowingly follows a thread of clues that will unravel the very fabric of their lives.

Ms. Perrin has created an original story of drama, suspense and romance that will keep the reader hugging this literary coffee cup to the very last drop. (July, 304 pp., $4.99)

Reviewed by: 
Cheryl Ferguson