419th out of 451 books — 513 voters
Public Scandal, Private Mistress
by Susan Napier
Things get awkward for Veronica Bell when she unexpectedly meets hotshot billionaire financier Lucien Ryder again. They shared one incredible night together in Paris, and now he's seduced her into becoming his mistress. To Veronica, Lucien's a mystery--so why is he so suspicious of who she is? Especially now that a public scandal threatens to make their hot-and-steamy roma...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published November 1st 2008 by Harlequin
(first published March 1st 2008)
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Aug 09, 2010 Danielle The Book Huntress (Angels Weep For Goodreads) rated it 5 of 5 stars Recommends it for: fans of modern HP romances
It doesn't take much for me to enjoy a Susan Napier book. I think she's a fantastic writer. I like the way she creates her characters. Luc and Veronica were no different. I do want to take exception to the cover, because it doesn't reflect how the characters look. Luc has almost shoulder-length black hair that he keeps in a short ponytail, and Veronica has reddish-brown hair and is very abundantly curved. When I read the book, I ignored the cover, and formed my own image of them.
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After the hero and heroine had a one night stand in Paris, the heroine sneaked out of his room and went down to visit the family she was suppose to be helping, only to find her hero there and part of the family. She was embarrassed at first but then the hero kept wanting to be with her, making love to her, sharing his life with her. When drama took a hold of the situation the heroine got scared and decided to flee back to her home, not knowing that the hero loved her as much as the heroine loved...more
Perhaps being born on Valentine’s Day was an omen that Susan Napier would become a romance writer. This New Zealand author has written over 30 Mills & Boon category romances since 1984. Napier and her husband Tony Potter met when they both worked at the Auckland Star newspaper. After they married, she left the newspaper to work for a film company where she learned the art of dialogue. After th...moreMore about Susan Napier...