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The highly anticipated third romantic suspense novel from RUBY-award-winning author Helene Young.

Lies, all lies. It didn't matter how attractive he might be. She didn't really know this man . . . He was living a lie and she didn't know why.

Kaitlyn Scott is searching for the truth about her husband's death, even if that means revisiting the most painful day of her life. But what she uncovers is a criminal willing to stop at nothing to keep his secret.

Ryan O'Donnell, an enigmatic undercover cop, is investigating arson attacks when he is drawn into Kaitlyn's world. He tries to fight his attraction for her, hoping the case might put his own demons to rest, but it only threatens to push him over the edge.

With Kaitlyn and Ryan on a collision course, the arsonist seizes the chance to settle some old scores. As the Atherton Tableland burns, the three of them are caught in a fiery dance of danger and desire, and not everyone will come out alive.

Set in Australia's tropical far north, this is an explosive story of peril and passion by the author voted by the Romance Writers of Australia as the most popular novelist of the year, and by the Australian Romance Readers Association as the most popular romantic suspense novelist two years running.

'Great stuff from Aussie favourite' Weekend Gold Coast Bulletin

Formats & editions

  • EBook

    9781742534695

    July 2, 2012

    Penguin eBooks (AU Adult)

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Awards and Recognition

  • 2013
    Australian Romance Readers Awards
    Shortlisted
  • 2013
    Australian Romance Readers Awards
    Shortlisted
  • 2013
    Daphne du Maurier Awards
    Shortlisted
  • 2013
    Daphne du Maurier Awards
    Shortlisted

Also by Helene Young

Northern Heat
Safe Harbour
Half Moon Bay