Cindy Gerard sets off a sizzling display of sensual fireworks in LUCAS: THE LONER (4), the first volume in the uniquely flavored Sons & Lovers trilogy. An ambitious reporter corners a gruff cowboy on his home ground in hopes of proving his identity as the illegitimate son of a high profile political candidate. But is violating his privacy worth the price her heart will surely pay? A writer specializing in high-voltage tension, Ms. Gerard imbues her powerful love story with an aching intensity no reader will soon forget.

Reviewed by: 
Melinda Helfer