In the aftermath of a traumatic divorce, Caryn Edwards escapes to Marble Island to summer in a friends beach house to ponder her future. Her plans for solitude are squashed by Logan Presscott, who arrives at the house, running from demons of his own. They decide to share the house and stay out of each others way. Caryn quickly discovers, however, that Logan is hard to ignoreher heart races every time he is near. Logan isnt happy about the havoc his beautiful housemate is wreaking on his hormones. Caryn makes it very hard to remember that he had sworn off women.

Rochelle Alers has written an exotic story filled with the best elements of a great romance: heart-stopping hero, breath-taking heroine and breathless passion. (May, 256 pp., $4.99)

Reviewed by: 
Cheryl Ferguson