He’s a thief, a cat burglar, training her to become his partner not his lover. Failure to resist his fierce attraction to her could destroy his sister’s happiness.
“You are lovely.” He released her breasts, moved behind her, and scooped up her mass of kinky curls, holding them away from her neck with one hand. His lips were now close enough that his warm breath brushed across her skin. She fisted her hands.
He whispered in her ear, “Have you ever seen an Abyssinian cat? Your coloring, the almond shape of your eyes, even your ears are feline.”
How would you like to be compared to a cat. Not just any cat, but an Abyssinian cat? They are one of the most beautiful cat breeds in existence.
When Darcelle Lebeau throws off the invisible chains that keep her bound to her family, she discovers a new vocation. Tempted to enter the illegal playground of a man she nicknames Matou, she becomes a cat burglar in training. Deeply ensnared with each task he entices her to fulfill, she fails to discover his identity and true intentions.
Sebastian St. Croix, a wealthy businessman, has a dark side. He’s a thief, a cat burglar who steals art and historical objects. For one year, he trains Darcelle to become his assistant, remaining incognito, observing her from afar. His admiration grows along with his desire for her with every phase-one challenge she completes. Phase two will test the limits of his control. Hands-on personal training? Yes. Sex? No. With his sister’s happiness at stake, nothing, not even the tempting Darcelle Lebeau, can interfere with accomplishing the biggest break-in of his career.