With the bank about to foreclose on her family's land, Emy Du Maurier desperately needed money. So she boarded a Mississippi gambling boat with the intention of fleecing an unsuspecting traveler. But when she met Cole Brackston - a shamelessly handsome rogue whose dark eyes flashed fire as he arrogantly tossed the dice - Emy forgot everything else. She knew she should stay away from this devilish gambler,but the lure of his lips on hers and the passion of his sensual caresses were impossible to resist. The mood was set for riverboat seduction and this deceiving innocent was ready for love.