Jacobin de Chastelux is stunned to find
that her uncle has waged her on a game of cardsÖ..and
lost! She refuses to be any manís prize so she runs and
calls upon a skill that soon finds her working in the royal
kitchens as a chief. Only her uncle dies from a poisoned
dessert at the Royal table and she finds herself on the run
again, straight into the kitchens of Anthony, Lord
Storrington. Anthony has no idea that that the new chief in
his kitchen is the same woman that he won in a bet with her
uncle, a man whom he was determined to have his revenge
upon, but he knows that heís attracted to her and it doesnít
take long for Jacobin to become more to him than a chief.
However it doesnít take long for the real killer to find her
and for Anthony to find out Jacobinís true identity. As love
blooms between them, can they keep Jacobinís from being
arrested for her uncleís murder and find their way to
For a first novel Miranda Neville does
a superb job with Never Resist Temptation. A
totally engrossing story loaded with passion and suspense
that leaves the reader wanting more after the last page!
Iíll be looking forward to Miranda Nevilleís next offering!