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Amanda Calhoun is busy planning her sister's wedding and preparing for the renovation of the house into a hotel. When her future brother-in-law brings his friend Sloan in to do the renovations, Amanda finds herself distracted.
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Meanwhile a handsome man asks her to dinner. Sloan is jealous when she goes, and he is determined to win her over, which she does. They begin a wild affair and all is well until one night Sloan proposes. Amanda is upset and runs off, but she interupts a burgler. She screams for Sloan, and they are both almost killed while the burgular, who is the man who asked Amanda out, gets away with the Calhoun papers. He hopes to use the papers to find the Calhoun emeralds.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   1980's-1999 Action/suspense subplot?    -   Yes Action:    -   searching for a treasure If one lover chases another...    -   he chases after her

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   architect Age/status:    -   20's-30's Sex makes him    -   blissful    -   sensitive

Main Female Character

Age/status:    -   20's-30's Profession/status:    -   business executive Effect of sexing    -   less bitchy/arrogant    -   blissful


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast Island?    -   Yes Misc setting    -   Fancy Mansion

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths What % of story is romance related?    -   90% How explicit is the sex?    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy    -   actual description of sex    -   Boob talk    -   Weiner talk Focus of story    -   equally on him and her How much dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog How much sexing?    -   3-4 sex acts

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