Harlequin Collection: Volume 2
Recipe For Revenge
Struggling to get her catering career off the ground, Carly Westin is in no position to turn down the last minute request of a friend who wants to impress a new man with "her" culinary abilities. As Carly hides in the kitchen quietly preparing the feast, a knock at the door is followed by shots, and the couple are dead before they can get to the canapes. Unseen by the killer, Carly tells police investigator Jack Brannigan that she witnessed the hungry lovers killed by well-known television personality, "Professor Passion," Chester Winnifield. But the smooth-talking Winnifield has an alibi and it's Carly who finds herself in hot water. Something tells Jack to believe Carly and he works tirelessly to protect and redeem the lovely young caterer.
Hard To Forget
Private investigator Max Warner is convinced that the death of Sandra Applewhite was no accident, but that her domineering husband John Gilman murdered her. When he meets Sandra's twin sister Nicky, he enlists her help in a scheme that would trap Gilman. Max's investigation leads him from North America to South Africa and finally to an idyllic Aegean island, where he finally manages to corner Gilman and get him to confess the murder.
Veteran photojournalist Anne Marie Kerr suspects that her brother Alan's death in a remote town was not the accident it appeared to be, and decides to find out what really happened. Assuming a false identity, she goes to work for the powerful Hollister family who control the town, and may have had a hand in Alan's death. As she navigates the treacherous waters of the Hollister's family past, Anne Marie finds herself falling in love with the man who may have killed her brother. The answer lies hidden somewhere in the breathtakingly beautiful but dangerous gorge where Alan met his death.