Breath of Scandal Author:Sandra Brown On a rainy Southern night, young Jade Sperry is raped by three local hell-raisers. Robbed of her youthful ideals and the target of scandal, Jade runs as far and fast as she can. — After fleeing to a university town, Jade struggles first to survive, then to educate herself and then to giver her son, conceived on that horrible night, a decent life.... more » Her incredible drive takes her to the top of one of the country's wealthiest corporations. But she will never forget the sleepy "company town" of Palmetto, South Carolina, where every man, woman and child is dependent on one wealthy family. And she will never forgive their spoiled son who, with his two friends, changed her life forever.
Jade swears that one day she'll return to Palmetto, backed by people powerful enough to wrest the town from her enemies' grasp... to exact a just revenge and, perhaps, fulfill a lost, sweet promise of love.« less