IF YOU DARE
To the outside world, Damien Black is a successful entrepreneur. Only a select few know he's responsible for some of the most successful art heists of all time. Now he's being lured out of retirement to do just one last job.
After years of being on the straight and narrow, Damien contemplates reentering the gameuntil he meets beautiful museum director Angel LaFonte. For the first time in his life, he's experiencing true love, but can he be happy settling down?
Byrd proves multidimensional talent in this romantic suspense. The chemistry between Angel and Damien is intense, and secondary characters add humor. Byrd skillfully crafts a unique plot and masters the suspense with dexterity. This is fascinating reading with characters who leave a lasting impression. (Aug., 372 pp., $6.99)