must protect her grandfather's cutting-edge, environmentally friendly oil sands
extraction technology—and his life. Forced into dealing with her
grandfather's chosen partner, Connor, a wildcard business mogul and ex-CIA spy,
she knows she can't trust him.
resents that Alyssa has the final say on his multimillion dollar partnership.
When someone tries to kill them both, they are thrust together and their mutual
attraction sparks hot enough to heat the sheets to searing intensity, despite
their mutual distrust.
they race between his headquarters in Colorado and the oil sands of Alberta to
stay one step ahead of the terrorists who are determined to stop them at any
cost. It will take their combined cunning and courage to survive the explosive
and treacherous covert world of espionage, betrayal, terrorists and spies. But
even if they do, can they survive the secrets they are keeping from each other?
the author from her publisher's Website:
days after Brooke's last exam at university, she took off for a three month
tour of Australia and New Zealand. No, the SS Minnow was not lost. A year and a
half later, after adding Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, India and Britain to
the itinerary, she returned to her snowy home town of Sherwood Park, Alberta,
Canada. Deciding that she wanted a change of location, she flipped a coin to
decide whether to live in Vancouver or in Toronto. Toronto won (or lost,
depending upon how one looks at it).
working at stockbrokerages for three years, she went back to school to learn
how to program computers. Her current job, when not writing, is as a project
manager/business analyst for a leading IT integration firm.
is a member of the Romance Writers of America and the Toronto Romance Writers.