This book comprises three stories from Donna Hill. In "Temptation", Lovely widow Noelle Maxwell dreams of creating a chic romantic retreat. But her vow to uncover the truth behind her wealthy husband'smysterious death is undermined by her yearning for the seductive Cole Richards, her late husband's partner.In "Scandalous" Virginia state assemblywoman Vaughn Hamilton's dream of winning a seat in congress is threatened by a devastating secret from her past and her feelings for business tycoon Justin Montgomery, her opponent in the election. Lastly, in "Deception" Distrustful after the breakup of her unhappy marriage, Terri Powers turns her attention to becoming an independent woman and building a successful advertising agency. That is until-despite her best intentions-she is drawn to gorgeous strong-willed businessman Clinton Steele.