Damien Starck has it all--billions of dollars, an illustrious career as both a sports star and entrepreneur, and drop dead gorgeous looks. So when he starts pursuing Southern belle Nikki Fairchild, she's certain no good can come of it. He wants one thing...and he'll lose interest as soon as he gets it. But when Damien makes Nikki an offer she can't refuse, she will discover that the brilliant bad boy has a hidden side--and that he's the one man to whom she can truly expose herself. Blinding passion leads to mutual obsession, but a secret in Damien's past could destroy him--and their future together.