Kate Jackson has always played by the rules, but everything changes when she crosses paths with the enigmatic Etienne Castel. With his face splashed across celebrity gossip magazines and a reputation that raises eyebrows among even seasoned insurance investigators, he becomes the prime suspect in the theft of a priceless medieval painting. Determined to uncover the truth, Kate puts him at the top of her list.
But little does she know that Etienne has his own agenda, and he's more than willing to exploit the undeniable chemistry between them to achieve his goals. Armed with a stolen ruby pendant rumoured to be linked to the painting, he lures Kate deeper into his world—a world she had vowed never to enter again.
As the lines between ally and enemy blur, Kate finds herself trapped in a dangerous game of intrigue, deceit, and treachery. Can she navigate the treacherous twists and turns while battling her growing attraction to the charismatic billionaire? And will she uncover the truth about the stolen artwork before it's too late?
“A tale of suspense and seduction that will keep you on the edge of your seat.”
Chasing Lies is the fifth book in the Tangled Hearts series—a contemporary romance set in France appealing to readers who adore enemies to lovers and billionaire romance with an edge of suspense.
Sara Claridge writes contemporary romantic suspense novels that blend mystery and intrigue with passionate romance.
Born in London, her life took an unexpected turn when she followed her adventurous spirit and relocated to France several years ago on a whim. It’s here, nestled in the eaves of an old farmhouse deep in the French countryside, that she lets her imagination run wild, weaving tales of love, mystery, and danger.
When not writing at her desk, Sara can often be found in the garden. Usually with a glass of red wine in one hand and a good book in the other.