Surrender To Love Author:Rosemary Rogers On the night of her debutante ball in Ceylon, exquisite, young and innocent Alexa Howard in introduced to Nicholas Dameron - for the second time. They had met just the night before when Nicholas interrupted Alexa's daring midnight swim. Once again he disturbs her, for in the sardonic curl of his sensuous lips, in the commanding arrogance of his ... more »eyes, Alexa beholds the smoldering passion that will ignite the fires of her love.
Then a scandalous incident with Nicholas threatens Alexa's reputation, prompting her wealthy guardian, Sir John Travers, to marry her - but in name only. He plans to teach her to overcome her impetuous nature, and takes her on a journey to the glamorous courtesans of Europe to learn their feminine wiles. As she travels with Sir John from Ceylon to Naples and Rome, from Paris to London and the beautiful English countryside, several fiery encounters with Nicholas lead to his seduction - then rejection - of Alexa.
After she becomes a wealthy widow, Alexa is driven by the fury of her lust for revenge. For not only has he rejected her, but she has discovered that he is the son of the man who forced her mother into exile in Ceylon.
Alexa gets her vengeance by blackmailing Nicholas into marriage. But although she has conquered her own impetuous nature, she has not conquered Nicholas's heart...and he is the only man who can fulfill her.
With Surrender To Love Rosemary Rogers has surpassed her earlier romances in an almost hypnotic journey into the erotic and the forbidden.« less