In this work of romantic suspense by the prolific and popular Nora Roberts, fire and a stalker bent on revenge dog the footsteps of a woman determined to battle them both. After neighbors stop 12-year-old Joey Pastorelli's assault on 11-year-old Caterina "Reena" Hale, Joey's angry father burns down Reena's family's pizzeria. The young Reena and an able arson detective get the arsonist put in jail, which inspires the grown-up Reena to become an arson investigator. But why are Reena's boyfriends continually endangered by suspicious fires? Can she save her new love, carpenter Bo Goodnight, from the same fate?
Length: 464 pages
Height: 7.0 in.
Width: 4.5 in.
Thickness: 1.5 in.
Weight: 8.0 oz.
"Roberts does it again with this fast-paced romantic mystery that's both steamy and thrilling." (starred review)
"Romantic suspense queen Roberts...lights up Baltimore's Little Italy with this appealing story of love, family, food and arson."
Publishers Weekly (08/15/2005)
"When the pure talent gene was being doled out, Roberts got a double dose. This book is vintage Roberts, which means it's filled with witty dialogue, deft characterization and masterful storytelling. Romantic suspense in its purest form." (TOP PICK!)
Romantic Times BOOKclub - Jill M. Smith (10/01/2005)