||Magic is corporate America's best-kept secret, and Gwen Carroway is the best at selling it...| With her ability to pick up any language in an instant, Gwen Carroway is taking her family business global. As dutiful future leader of water elementals, she'll do anything to protect her people's secrets and bloodlines--including enter an arranged marriage. Inside, however, she yearns for the forbidden.| Reed is a mercenary addicted to the money and adrenaline rush of his work. After he inadvertently saves Gwen's life, he ignites her taboo desire for men without magic--and with bodies of gods. Just as things heat up, Reed discovers that Gwen is exactly who he's been hired to kidnap. He resolves to put work before lust, yet her luscious beauty and fiery spirit unravel him...| But there is a terrible truth behind Gwen's family business--and now, caught between the kinsmen she no longer trusts and an enemy bent on vengeance, the only ally she has is her abductor...
|Editors Note 1
||The future leader of her race of water elementals, Gwen Carroway, who has the ability to pick up any language in an instant, is forced into an arranged marriage until she falls for a mercenary, who, addicted to the adrenaline rush of his work, has been hired to kidnap her. Original. 25,000 first printing.