Lover . . . or Deceiver? Julie Farroux had escaped the guillotine by marrying a withered old man who desired her only for her inheritance. Their loveless union had left her believing her heart was as shriveled as his, until she found the warmth of desire in the arms of a handsome stranger.
In the glittering city that was Napoleon's Paris, deception and greed were a way of life. Sebastian Ramlin had made a devil's bargain with Julie's husband . . . to seduce Julie . . . and give her husband an heir. But he never planned to fall in love with her. Could he find the courage to reveal his treachery . . . and risk losing the woman he loved?