Desperate to rescue her kidnapped son, Lady Lara Winthrop turns to the notorious pirate who kidnapped, seduced and abandoned her years before. Once she had been a pawn in Hunter Hamilton's game of revenge against her father; now she will do anything to obtain his help.

The moment Hunter receives Lara's plea he sails for England. Though it has been ten years since he last held her in his arms, he has never forgotten the passion the shared.

However, rescuing Lara's son from her deceased husband's ruthless family is only the beginning of the dangers Hunter and Lara face. Far more peril comes from the desire that is rekindled from the instant they meet.

Libbie Sydes whisks readers away into a novel that instantly grabs your attention. Though the momentum slows before speeding to an exciting climax, you'll be captivated by the mounting sexual tension. The hallmarks of Ms. Sydes' writing, deft characterization and strong emotion, are stronger than ever before. SENSUAL (May, 400 pp., $4.99)

Reviewed by: 
Kathe Robin