Mallory Heart is determined to make a name for herself without the help of her famous last name. She decides to start her own company and to build it from the ground up, literally. Her demanding hands-on approach with the construction company workers leaves her without anyone to finish her business, so she turns to Ellis Carson. Sparks immediately fly.

It is very rare that anyone stands up to Mallory so she is surprised when Ellis wont allow her to bully him. He walks out on the job and Mallory has to swallow her pride to get him to finish the job, but thats only the beginning of Mallory eating crow. After mistakenly assuming Ellis has been stringing her along. Mallory exacts the ultimate revenge. Can she get Ellis to forgive her after she realizes her mistake?

Ms. Mason has given us two strong-willed characters sure to win readers hearts. (On-sale Feb., 256 pp., $5.99)

Reviewed by: 
Chandra Y. Sparks