She thought her fiancé was the perfect man—until he turned out to be the perfect killer… Katherine Cole is running for her life, desperate to escape the Valentine Killer—so-called because he stabs his victims through the heart and leaves them holding a telltale single red rose. Still he tracks her to New Orleans and begins carving a bloody path to her door. But this time, Katherine refuses to run any farther. This time, she’ll do anything to stop the madman she once loved, even trust the sexy cop promising to keep her safe… Detective Dane Black never lets his emotions interfere with his job, even as the Valentine Killer surfaces in New Orleans to stalk his prey. But when Dane agrees to protect the killer’s ex-fiancée, Katherine Cole, he can’t ignore the passion kindling between them. After a single unforgettable night binds them body and soul, Dane knows he won’t rest until Katherine is safe in his arms—and the Valentine Killer is dead. Dark and intensely sexy, this romantic suspense novel from USA Today bestselling author Cynthia Eden is sure to leave readers breathless.
Cynthia Eden is an American author who writes tales of paranormal suspense and sensual romance. With a degree in Sociology and Communication, Cynthia graduated summa cum laude from the University of South Alabama. She worked as a journalist on her university's paper. Later, she was employed as a college counselor, a teacher, and an editor.
Cynthia began writing full-time in 2005, and has written over eighty novels and novellas. Some fun facts about Cynthia are that she loves chocolate, hiking in the moutains, exploring thru caves, and she loves searching for waterfalls. Her favorite films are: The Princess Bride, Romancing the Stone, Friday the 13th, Underworld Evolution, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Hellboy.