THE INFAMOUS ROGUE
The sexy, intriguing pirates Benedict introduced in Too Great a Temptation return as the heroes of their own series. But men like these need heroines to match, and Benedict has created a smart and sassy spitfire of a woman to add spice and heat to a tale filled with biting repartee and passionate drama. You'll relish this lively high-seas romp.
When Captain James Hawkins makes his appearance in society, Sophia fears he will ruin her plans. James would love to see her pay for abandoning him, and Sophia wants a bit of revenge for his refusing to marry her. But their heated battle of wills only fans the flames of desire. They may fight, but they may have to surrender to their mutual desire or lose what they need most: each other. (AVON, Aug., 380 pp., $6.99)