Mira, Apr 2004, 6.99, 416 pp.
To the aristocrats of Victorian England, wealthy Kyria “The Goddess” Moreland refuses to marry unless love is part of the equation.
Kyria receives a package that places her in danger from a killer who murdered the delivery person proving a willingness to commit homicide to retrieve the black diamond that she now possesses. American Rafe McIntyre realizes the extent of peril confronting Kyria. He tries to keep her safe, but she refuses to hide in fear. Instead, the intrepid Goddess begins investigating the diamond, placing herself at even greater risk as she unravels the enigma of a priceless antiquity. However, the biggest fear comes from falling in love with Rafe.
This report prepared by Harriet Klausner