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If You Dare

4.27  ·  Rating Details ·  127 Ratings  ·  13 Reviews
A thrilling romantic suspense from Adrianne Byrd, the US bestselling author of African American romance.

Damien Black has decided to admire art from afar rather than steal it. But when he is coaxed out of retirement for one last job, he did not count on meeting Angel LaFonte. Angel is the director of the museum he's been staking out, but a chance encounter leads to a sizzli
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Paperback, 384 pages
Published July 27th 2004 by HarperTorch
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Feb 23, 2007 smalls rated it really liked it
This is an excellent piece of erotica writing. A perfect case of judging a book by the cover, and the description in the back. Looking at the cover and reading the back, I thought I was picking up a mystery/thriller. Wow, was I wrong! The first three fourths of the book or more is all very descriptive erotic sex between the hero and heroine. The action thriller part is only three chapters long if even that. So if you want a good mystery, stay away from this one, those three chapters were also pr ...more
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Nov 12, 2012 Lashaun Steele-hinton rated it it was amazing
First book I read by this author. I was very impressed and loved the storyline. Great book!
Steph
Jan 09, 2010 Steph rated it really liked it
Grabbed this at my library and thought I'd just read a few pages to check it out. Next thing I know I'm done. It was a great story of finding love and an art thief.

Damien Black is the son of a convicted art thief and found the life fit him perfectly as well. Although now he's retired, someone's offered him a lot of money to come out of retirement and help him out on a big $ job. While wandering around a museum one day he spots a beautiful woman, Angel Lafonte, and cannot take his eyes off her. H
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Monica
Apr 21, 2012 Monica rated it it was amazing
This was a great novel, romance and suspense together is always good..It was definitely a page turner and a very good one, I loved Damien and Angel's characters, and the way the author kept you wondering throughout the book. Although it didn't leave you hanging, it left you wondering will there be a sequel....:-))
Kim
Wow this book had it all. Mystery, suspense, and hot hot sex scenes. I'm so glad I came across this little gem while looking through Ms. Byrd's books. This book had so many surprises, and had me thinking on my toes, and shocked by the turn of events at times. Ms. Byrd had yet to disappointment me and I'd love to read a sequel featuring the Black's!
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This was a very intriguing love story about the mysterious Damien Black and Ms. Angel LaFonte! It had loads of suspense as ex-cop Broche from France thought he was onto the infamous art thief, better known as the LaFantome. Hold on tight as while this couple have you weaving in and out of this spectacular story. Hell, it made me want Damien for myself! Awesome job, Ms. Byrd as always!!!!!
Shawnette
Jan 15, 2016 Shawnette rated it it was amazing
Read...If You Dare?!!!!!!

A great romance/suspense novel. This book had it all, adventure, love, romance, mystery, good guy/bad guy...I couldn't put it down. I want a Damien Black, too! He really knew how to romance a woman! Way to go, Adrianne. Can't wait to read more from her!
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National Best-selling author Adrianne Byrd has always preferred to live within the realms of her imagination where all the men are gorgeous and the women are worth whatever trouble they manage to get into. As an army brat, she traveled throughout Europe and learned to appreciate and value different cultures. Now she calls Georgia home.

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