Alexandra Sellers continues her trilogy about three desert kings with THE SOLITARY SHEIKH (2). Estranged from his brothers, the widowed ruler of the central province hires an English tutor for his two little girls. But when they are stranded together with the girls at his summer home in the mountains, he discovers that his children are not the only ones in need of lessons. Although the heroines behavior is sometimes foolish and the plot logic does not bear close scrutiny, Ms. Sellers generates fiery sparks between her two lovers.

Reviewed by: 
Melinda Helfer