When FBI special agent Julian Harris finally corners art thief and cat burglar Romeo, he?s planning to put the man first in handcuffs and then behind bars. Instead, he finds himself first trapped in a house in the mountains by a blizzard and then captivated by Romeo?s irresistible charm. One thing leads to another, and after a night spent together, Julian wakes up alone with his pride bruised and his heart stolen.
Almost a year later, a twist of fate brings them back together and their mutual attraction sparks up again instantly, but events take on a dynamic that could have at least one of them wind up dead. Blackmailed into a precarious break-in, Romeo has to choose between Julian?s life and his own safety while all the time, there are two questions on Julian?s mind. Who is this slick and sexy thief really, and where does his true loyalty lie?
Previously published by a different publisher.
Word count: 33,600 words