A Black Tie Affair by Sherrill Bodine
Mass Market Paperback: 240 pages
Publisher: Forever (January 1, 2010)
Synopsis: Fashion curator Athena Smith will do anything to get her perfectly manicured hands on the Clayworth family's celebrated couture collection for her exhibit. So when she's called in to make sure the gowns are the real deal, she's ecstatic...until a dress she's examining turns out to be loaded with toxins (talk about killer threads!) and Athena faints, only to wake up face-to-face with the One That Got Away, notorious Chicago bachelor Drew Clayworth.
Drew still believes Athena betrayed him all those years ago, and he's sure he can't trust her. But when the priceless gowns go missing, she offers to help track them down. Reluctantly allied in the quest, Drew and Athena are soon stunned by the barely restrained passion still sizzling between them...and memories both bitter and sweet. Is their new partnership just a business arrangement? Or is this something more than...
This was a fun and flirty read but a little dissappointing and weird at times like I cant believe they stayed apart for over 15 years over something so petty and also because it ends and never really closes the door on who actually stole the dresses?
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