SURRENDER BECOMES HER
Busbee, a grand mistresses of the
genre, hasn't lost her passion for building suspenseful romances or creating captivating characters, sexual tension or enchanting plots. She just keeps giving readers what they desire. Busbee is
a gift, and each book a new, brightly wrapped present.
Ten years later, widowed Isabel and her son return to England, and she again wreaks havoc on Marcus' life. Yet Marcus is intrigued by her, and when he discovers she's caught in a blackmailer's scheme, he claims they are betrothed. Instead of preventing scandal, they start one. Now Isabel must marry Marcus or be branded a jilt. As passion develops they get caught up in more than one treacherous scheme, and not only is her blackmailer a serious threat, but Marcus must find the means to save Isabel without betraying his country. (ZEBRA, Jul., 342 pp., $14.00)