This is the eighth installment of Pearce’s sensual House of Pleasure series, featuring plenty of hot and steamy action. The story is very enjoyable, and the characters are so lovable that readers will not want to put this book down.
Madame Helene and her family step in to help Lucinda “Lucky” Haymore, who was sexually assaulted by her swain, Jeremy. When Lucky is threatened with blackmail, her best friend Paul St. Clare helps by offering marriage. Paul is involved with Lt. Col. Constantine Delinsky and must decide whether to end their affair or bring Lucky into their bed. When Paul explains all to Lucky, she agrees to a ménage. Will a vengeful Jeremy threaten their life together? (APHRODISIA, Aug., 361 pp, $14.00)