Brianna Corelli, rich, beautiful and an internationally famous concert pianist is married to Brent Halliday and she has the world at her feet and a brilliant future. Brent, handsome, wealthy and urbane, has a dark past but a salacious present that catches up with him because of the vengeful actions of Baron de Castenado.
When events overtake her, Brianna discovers what her husband is truly like and her world crashes into pieces. As anger and despair compete for her attention, Brianna fights back.Wealth, sex, international intrigue and revenge permeate this fast-paced page turner filled with exciting and memorable characters.
Joseph Anthony is the pen name of an internationally-respected scientist who has published extensively in the scientific literature and written a number of textbooks and contributed chapters to many specialized monographs in science and the biomedical field. He now lives in San Antonio, Texas with his wife Susan and their two cats Marvin and Simon. This is his third novel.
But then her mother asks me to marry her.
I say yes.
Now this woman will be mine forever.
Maybe the prophecy really is true. I’m committing to a woman that will never love me in return.
But it was better to be her husband than allow someone else to take my place. It was better to conquer her body every night than be lonely with someone else.
Quincy Peters is an ordinary man, almost devoid of social skills and with a marked tendency towards self-effacement but he has extra-ordinary ability when it comes to finance. Driven from his home by circumstances, he becomes involved in the lives of Grant Anderson, a rich and powerful Washington lawyer, and his family. Propelled by happenstance, Quincy becomes a pawn in high finance, political intrigue, the machinations of powerful Congressional leaders and the struggle for election to the most powerful position in the world, President of the United States.The enigmatic and unknown Quincy soon becomes much sought after by political leaders and intelligence agencies, both National and Foreign. He becomes a catalyst for dramatic changes in other people and the National psyche but seemingly is unaffected himself. Quincy Peters, popularly known as the guru of finance and the Sage of Wall Street, is pursued for economic advice but resists the blandishments of the rich and powerful until the truth about him comes out, and his political trajectory becomes unstoppable. No longer can he be An Ordinary Man.
Gabriel Legend is unlike any other man I’ve ever met.
He came into my life like a hurricane, shattering all my assumptions and preconceived notions.
I wasn’t prepared for him. I wasn’t prepared for any of it.
But life doesn’t wait until you’re ready. Whatever happens next, I know one thing for certain.
I will never be the same Scarlett I was before I met him.
House of Scarlett is the second book in the Legend Trilogy and should be read after The Fall of Legend, book one in the utterly addictive Legend Trilogy.