HIS REPUTATION PRECEDES HIM
HIS REPUTATION PRECEDES HIM (4.5) by Carole Mortimer: Across a crowded room Markos Lyonedes sees what he wants, but she’s not easy prey — so he resorts to devious ways to get her attention, by hiring her to be his interior designer. Evangeline Grey is wary of the man pursuing her, but she’s snared in his trap of attraction and desire. Working together quickly ignites the flames of attraction, but the couple’s trust issues might make a happy ending elusive. Mortimer’s portrayal of the glitz and glamour of New York City feels like a fun glimpse at the gossip pages, and readers will love her hero and heroine’s constant battle of wills and heated lovemaking.