HER SECRET FANTASY
Foley makes fantasies
come alive as she explores a world of high adventure and grand passions with characters introduced in her previous Spice series novel. Skilled at crafting intricate plotlines flowing with intrigue, sexual tension and little-known historical details, Foley weaves a spell around her readers.
Derek Knight, recently back from India, is trying to secure funds to return. But first he must find out who's embezzling money from the funding committee. He begins a flirtation with the woman who's engaged to his chief suspect, and Lily can't resist her attraction to Knight. When they're plunged into danger the sexual tension mounts and the sparks fly. (Ballantine, Dec., 416 pp., $6.99)