Executive Elizabeth Cabot knows when to cut her losses--and she runs her personal life the same way. So when she learns that Jack Fairfax has deceived her, she's determined to end their romantic relationship. But breaking up their business deal is trickier--after all, they have a signed contract. And while she's still trying to disentangle herself from Jack's client company, Excalibur, they discover a lethal act of sabotage that could put both of them out of business--for good.
If she can help Jack save Excalibur, she'll save her own company from losing a fortune. Putting her emotions aside, she joins him in a search for the scientist who's disappeared with a valuable new crystal that could revolutionize the high-tech industry. She'll go in, solve the problem--and get out.
But working so closely with Jack, she's finding it harder and harder to deny the passion she feels inside. And now, with millions of dollars at stake, Elizabeth Cabot begins to worry about an entirely different sort of risk...