by Heather Walsh

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Deception is a steamy, fast-paced romantic suspense!

A seemingly innocent meeting in a café.
A slowly executed seduction.
A softly whispered demand to wear red to an upcoming benefit.

When rookie detective Katherine Collins discovers new evidence in a murder conspiracy, the significance is terrifying. Suspicious of ADA Stephen Chandler’s involvement, Kat succeeds in avoiding him until the night of the benefit, when Stephen’s greatest adversary becomes the victim of an attempted murder.

Convinced the bullet was meant for her, Kat’s trapped in a deadly game of lies and deceit as Stephen’s relentless pursuit intensifies. Despite her attempts to discourage him, Kat struggles against an overpowering desire for a man she should never trust.

Completely captivated by Kat, Stephen’s determined to finish what began months ago. Discovering Kat’s hiding much more than she’s willing to reveal, he refuses to back down, never suspecting the truth has the power to destroy them both.

Author’s Note: Deception is the first thrilling romantic suspense novel in the Secrets, Lies, and Deception Duet. Recommended for mature readers.