Fleeing her Russian home and the horror and shame of her marriage, Tashia seeks sanctuary in England and the anonymity of a governess position in the home of Lord Luke Stokehurst.

Tashia's intellegence, beauty and natural sensuality attract Luke's attention. Though wary of women, he finds his daughter's governess intriguing and sweetly seductive.

Though she wants nothing to do with men and love, Tashia finds her emotions in turmoil each time she encounters Luke. She adores her charge and her teaching duties, but is tormented by the nightmares of the past and fear for the future.

Unable to resist the temptation and their mutual desire, Tashia and Luke become lovers and circumstances compel them to wed. But the past lurks nearby, ready to steal what happiness Tashia has grasped and force her to return to Russia to face her nemesis.

Compelling, sensual, engrossing and powerful, MIDNIGHT ANGEL is a spellbinding romance of deception, betrayal and searing passion that will keep readers up way past midnight. SENSUAL (Jan., 350 pp., $5.99)

Reviewed by: 
Kathe Robin