Shelley Howard had found the family that she had never known, and an impossibly attractive man - all in the irresistible form of Jaime des Hilvares. But Jaime was her stepbrother. He was also convinced she was a gold digger, after her share of the family inheritance. So why, then, was he asking Shelley to marry him? He said he was in love with her, he showed his feelings every time he looked at her, every time he touched her . . . Yet perhaps this seduction was part of a far more sinister plan - revenge?