The brand new instalment in the Simon Ellice Series.
Suzana Chesterfield, recently rescued from a gang of slave-traders by Simon Ellice, has come sailing with him to try to work out what to do with her life. And perhaps to find out whether the handsome, selfish, bastard should be part of it.
When Si and Susie drop in the next bay on the tiny island of Cavallo, the Aquaviv family wonder what she sees in the cheerful, careless man.
What they don't know is that behind his easy charm, lies a clear and subtle mind, and deep wellsprings of darkness; attributes which will soon be called upon...
- "I started reading it one evening and finished it that same night. I loved it! As a character I have liked him from book one"
- "A tonic for tough times."
- "As with the previous books the action is written smoothly and is easy on the eye to read. "