It was anything but easy, but Gideon Black has finally managed to create a safe haven for himself on the gritty streets of Detroit. He worked hard to get on the straight and narrow, pulling himself up from an underground crime syndicate before it consumed him completely. But the past isn’t staying put, and now that it’s come calling, it’s not after him, but the woman he considers the closest thing he has to family . . .
Zoe James has always loved Gideon more than anything in the world. She knows he only wants to keep her safe, but his overprotectiveness has taken over her life and it’s got to stop. She’s sick of him treating her like a little girl, but is she woman enough to handle the truth when it finally comes out? As old enemies close in, a complicated but undeniable passion is growing between them. Gideon tries to hold on to Zoe and keep her safe, but he may have to let her go in order to save them both . . . Praise for Jackie Ashenden’s Dirty For Me
“An intense scorcher of a story that is sure to delight fans and win her a legion of new devotees . . . Unforgettable.” —RT Book Reviews, Top Pick
“Tension and heat pervade the frequent sex scenes . . . Readers will eagerly anticipate future installments in the series.” —Publishers Weekly
“An explosively sexy start to the Motor City Royals series. With this beginning, there’s no telling what other surprises Ashenden has in store.” —Heroes & Heartbreakers
About the Author
Jackie Ashenden lives in Auckland, New Zealand, with her husband, the inimitable Dr. Jax, two kids and two cats. When she's not torturing alpha males and their stroppy heroines, she can be found drinking chocolate martinis, reading anything she can lay her hands on, posting random crap on her blog, or being forced to go mountain biking with her husband. Jackie also writes the dark, sexy contemporary Nine Circles romance series for St Martin's Press. Visit her at jackieashenden.com.
Praise for Jackie Ashenden:
“Ashenden tells a powerful story of two tormented souls finding each other in this good, fast read with rough, graphic, and enjoyable sex. A winning start of a very interesting series.” —Booklist on Raw Power
"The third Motor City Royals novel once again sees Ashenden challenging convention to create a dark, complex tale that series fans will no doubt savor. Ashenden is a master at crafting romances full of blistering tension and overwhelming passion . . . Readers will find much to like here, particularly Ashenden’s prose, which manages to cut right to her characters’ hearts with seeming effortlessness.” —RT Book Reviews on Sin For Me “An explosively sexy start to the Motor City Royals series. With this beginning, there’s no telling what other surprises Ashenden has in store.” —Heroes & Heartbreakers on Dirty For Me
"Ashenden, a veteran author of the steamy and sensual contemporary, launches a Detroit-based series that plays to her strengths and readers' tastes. Tension and heat pervade the frequent sex scenes . . . the damaged protagonists are easy to cheer for. Readers will eagerly anticipate future installments in the series." —Publishers Weekly on Dirty For Me
"An intense scorcher of a story that is sure to delight fans and win her a legion of new devotees . . . Unforgettable." —RT Book Reviews, TOP PICK, on Dirty For Me