Impoverished aristocrat Isabella Vernaducci would defy death itself to rescue her imprisoned brother. Though fear formed a fist around her heart, she'd even brave the haunted, accursed lair of the lion - the menacing palazzo of legendary, lethal Don Nicolai DeMarco. . .

Rumor said the powerful don could command the heavens, that the beast below did his bidding. . . and that he was doomed to destroy the woman he took as his wife. It was whispered he was not wholly human - as untamed as his tawny mane and slashing amber eyes.

But Isabella met a man whose growl was velvet, purring heat, whose eyes held dark, all-consuming desire. And when the don commanded her to become his bride, she went willingly into his muscled arms, praying she'd save his tortured soul. . . not sacrifice her life. . .

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"Delightful paranormal romance"
Reviewed by PNR Group Member
Posted September 5, 2002

The goal seems simple enough: rescuing her brother. Finding anyone capable of aiding her in his enormous duchy like pelazzo in the Alps is so formidable that everyone tells Isabella Vernaducci to go home. She has heard tales about the Don that strike fear in the hearts of the bravest Read more...

"His curse can not deceive the eyes of love"
Reviewed by Leslie Tramposch
Posted November 7, 2002

There could be no doubt that Isabella Vernaducci would gladly lay down her life in exchange for her brother's. Lucca had been captured by the vile Don Rivellio, in retaliation for her refusal to become his bride. Rivellio had already laid claim to the Vernaducci lands and she feared Read more...


Lair Of The Lion
by Christine Feehan

Dorchester (Leisure Books)
September 1, 2002
Available: September 1, 2002
ISBN #084395048X
EAN #9780843950489
384 pages
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