On his way to the airport after a visit to his friend Julian Rakozcy, Manuel González meets an intriguing divorcée when his vehicle collides with a moose during a snowstorm. Invited to take shelter from the storm by Alison Haldane, a self-reliant ranchwoman, Manuel performs a service his hostess regards as the saving of her life. Drawn to the woman whose courage he honors, Manuel frankly confides to her the special nature of his tastes in sensual pleas... Evolution of an Affair
A self-reliant Westerner chances to meet an intriguing stranger whom she perceives as radiating an aura of danger. Seduced into becoming the mistress of Julian Rakoczy, Mercedes discovers that he intuitively divines her need for the added stimulation which pain inflicted by an expert master confers. Sensing that her lover understands her as no one ever has, cognizant that this sometimes cruel partner reaches depths in her nature hitherto never plumbed,... Gabrielle's Awakening
Unexpectedly widowed, Gabrielle, a sexually inexperienced author/historian, turns for emotional support to her late husband's closest friend, a courtly cosmopolite who radiates masculine appeal. When Michael reveals that he desires a slave willing to exist solely for his pleasure, his shocking invitation resonates on some gut level within the woman married for fourteen years to a man afflicted by periodic bouts of impotence. Trained by Michael to submi... In Honor Bound
Ariane, a Wallachian Healer forced to tend an ailing Turk, becomes enslaved when the vassals of the four noble brothers who rule the Dark Citadel storm the Turk's stronghold. Lord Stephen, Seneschal of the Citadel, purchases the virginal Healer, and consigns her to the care of two trainers themselves slaves. Her coldly proud owner makes use of Radu's and Antony's extraordinary ability to tame a rebellious new concubine, and turn her into a marvelously...