DEFEATED. CAPTURED. STRUGGLING TO RESIST. DESPERATE FOR HIS TOUCH.
I’m the man
in the shadows. The point that all the money leads to. I control everything in this city. Anything I want? It’s mine.
now I want Riley Lark.
pale curves. Wide, vivid eyes. Full of dreams, passion, and delusions. She doesn’t even realize how gorgeous she is—or how stupid.
soon-to-be ex-fiancé owes me a great deal of money. I’m going to take his company and I’m going to take Riley. No one can stand in my way. I’ll break anyone in the world
in order to possess her.
I need to
get this infatuation out of me. If I let Riley into my heart I could lose it all—myself and my empire. I won’t let that happen.
she can resist me. She can’t. I’ll show her how dark the world really is, then I’ll throw her away.
This can’t be
the possession of the most dangerous man in New York, Jack Turner.
no one I’ve ever known—powerful and primordial. He wants to destroy me but I’ll resist him. He may have my body, but he’ll never break my soul.
betray myself each time he punishes me. Why do I crave his cruel touch? A beast like him couldn’t truly want me, could he?
No. If I
fall for him then I’ll truly be broken. He says he’ll make me beg him for more. I can’t let that happen—he can’t have my heart. I have to find a way to break him before he