Rhea Derwent was a woman of whispering silks and emerald eyes: a vision of heaven, but a portent of hell to the three men she vowed to destroy. Born to poverty and despair, Rhea had lived for this moment, when she would ascend to the pinnacle of London society to avenge the unspeakable crimes against a woman who had died too young. But she hadn’t reckoned on Ramon, the aristocratic painter who made her his muse and stole the heart she thought was shuttered to love. Ramon’s image burned in her flesh while she lured other men to their destruction…spurred on by her mother’s shocking diary, a wrenching record of infamy that made Rhea its slave.
From London’s slums to its grand salons, from opulent Edwardian society to the Amazon’s darkest jungles, Rhea followed her destiny—and tried to flee from the sweet torment of a love she could never escape…
- Pocket Books |
- 336 pages |
- ISBN 9781451677287 |
- January 2012