Why would a happily divorced, independent businesswoman like Victoria Chandler agree to get married again? It's called desperation. To keep her lingerie boutiques from going bankrupt, Victoria's got to find a husband and fast. But what kind of man would accept a marriage proposal that sounds more like a business proposition? Enter Kane Taggart Big, handsome, smart, rich Kane is one fine catch who could have any woman he wants. But there's something about Victoria that leaves this silver-tongued rancher speechless with desire. He's tempted by her offer: one year of marriage, no strings attached. But when they seal the deal with a soul-searing kiss, Kane makes a deliciously indecent proposal of his own "
Francis Ray is the "New York Times" bestselling author of the Grayson novels, the Falcon books, the Taggart Brothers, and "Twice the Tempation," among many other romances. Her novel "Incognito "was made into a movie aired on BET. A native Texan, she is a graduate of Texas Woman's University and has a degree in nursing. Besides a writer, she is a school nurse practitioner with the Dallas Independent School District. She lives in Dallas.