No-nonsense Cari Michaels has loved her razzle-dazzle boss, Reed Preston, almost as long as she's worked for him. When Reed gets engaged, it looks like Cari will never reveal her feelings for him. What a difference a plane crash makes! Cari and Reed are stranded together in the southwestern desert and explore the true chemistry that has been bubbling under their work relationship for years. Texas Heir (4.5), by Linda Warren, is an adventure story with a surprising amount of emotional depth. Warren terrifically showcases how a romantic relationship can change the nature of many other platonic relationships.
Whitney Kate Sullivan