For Pennsylvania career woman Rose DeAngelo, a Monday
morning from hell is the better part of her day. By
nightfall she's broken her engagement to a man she doesn't
love, wrecked her car, and been fired from her job. Now
she's in the front seat of a diesel truck headed for
California with a man she suspects is behind the series of
violent hijackings plaguing Rose's clients. If only he
weren't so attractive...
Department of Transportation investigator Mike Ramsey can't
believe his good fortune. The beautiful woman he's rescued
from a burning car, the same woman who has agreed to travel
cross-country with him, is his prime suspect in a hijacking
ring preying on long-haul truck drivers. Posing as a
trucker with a valuable cargo, Ramsey has set himself up as
the gang's next target...a terrific plan if he doesn't fall
victim to the promise in Rose's eyes.
Suspicion and passion are a potent combination. Stirred
with danger and stoked with desire, the mix can be
deadly...especially when you're falling in love with a
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