By Stephanie Laurens
Unique ebook: 1997
They meet in a conflict of swords, sopping wet within the moonlight of Britain’s rugged japanese coast: Captain Jack, his good-looking positive factors etched in silver and shadow, his strong body compelling “Kit” Cranmer to give up. he's her dream lover come vividly alive, and his command of the smuggling gang is absolute. His all-knowing gaze penetrates her cover because the “lad” chief of a rival gang with scary ease and his “punishment” with kisses leaves her maidenly modesty in tatters.
Suddenly equipment unearths she’s in simple terms too thrilled to discover with Jack the pleasures conventionally reserved for married girls . . . little figuring out what risky forces she’s unleashing. For whilst equipment revels in nighttime gallops and cottage rendezvous, Captain Jack is laying a gradual capture that may curtail her freedom . . . and bind her to him with a hoop, a promise . . . and ties of devotion and wish.
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Extra info for Captain Jack's Woman (Bastion Club, Book 0)
When she'd been forced to do it, she'd been a snarling bundle of nerves, arrived at crime scenes angry and wired. It had been a job for McCarthy to calm her down.... She flicked the thought of Ben out of her head, hit the turn signal, and exited for MCI. Parking was a nightmare, of course. She hated that, too. And parking garages. She ended up taking a distant spot, because she damn sure wasn't cruising the lot for anything closer. The walk would help her calm down, anyway; she didn't want to meet Lucia Garza looking sweaty and wild-eyed.
She pulled out a fairly massive-looking folder and spread it open on the blotter, on top of the partnership paperwork. Jazz came around to take a look as Lucia's elegant fingers fluttered pages. "Here. Not religious, apparently. " Jazz asked. "I was hoping you'd tell me. They seem to have given out quite a load of grants and loans over the past couple of years. Take a look at the list. " "Not all of them," Lucia murmured, and ran her finger down the list to stop on one name. Gregory Valentin Ivanovich.
Parking was a nightmare, of course. She hated that, too. And parking garages. She ended up taking a distant spot, because she damn sure wasn't cruising the lot for anything closer. The walk would help her calm down, anyway; she didn't want to meet Lucia Garza looking sweaty and wild-eyed. She checked her watch. Ten-thirty on the dot. A couple of jets were coming in for landings; unless there had been a miracle and the plane was early, she should be right on time. Jazz followed the signs to baggage claim.
Captain Jack's Woman (Bastion Club, Book 0) by Stephanie Laurens