"This is what a love story should be." - RT Book Reviews

Chained by silk and jewels

Across the bustling nightclub, bodyguard Zahir El Hashem watches his latest charge swaying temptingly on the dance floor, his pulse quickening. Returning the Princess to her bridegroom might not be such a simple operation after all...

Soraya Karim has always known one day she must resume her royal obligations-just not so soon! Clinging to the last shreds of her freedom, Soraya insists they take the long way back to Bakhara - and their attraction reaches a dangerous fever pitch...

Once they reach the gates of the palace such a liaison will be utterly forbidden. From then duty must reign...

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Excerpt Behind the Book

"With a robust and sexy yet sensitive hero and a soft yet determined heroine who refuses to be intimidated this simmers with tension from the beginning as they struggle with forbidden sexual attraction against their honour and duty. An enthralling page turner." ~ R, Mills & Boon UK website

"Loved this book! I've read and loved a lot of Annie West books, but this would have to be one of my favorites. So much tension between two very headstrong people. I felt like I was on an adventure with Soraya in this road trip with a twist. " ~ Margie, Amazon 

"Oh, heavens to Betsy, this book is such a rollercoaster of drama and emotion and passion. Loved every single page from the moment when Soraya and Zahir's eyes meet in a Parisian nightclub. Passion burns hotter than the desert sun! Both of these people have excellent reasons to stay away from one another - and because they're honorable, they really do try! - but the blazing attraction between them is s . . . Reviews Continue

North America Edition

To be Released : September 2014 (ebook)


United Kingdom Edition

To be Released : October 2012


Australia / New Zealand Edition

To be Released : November 2012


Manga Edition


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