Grand Passion

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Simon and Schuster, Feb 1, 2004 - Fiction - 416 pages
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What happens when Mr. Right is all wrong?
GRAND PASSION
Cleopatra Robbins has imagined the moment when she'll meet the man of her dreams. But when Max Fortune strides into the Robbins' Nest Inn, a devastating sensation sweeps through her. She knows it's him. And he's all wrong!
Head of the giant Curzon Hotel chain, a cynical man with a passion for rare works of art, Max is looking for five priceless paintings left to him by his mentor, Jason Curzon. With one long look at Cleo Robbins, Max knows he's gazing on a masterpieceŠand for the first time in his life, the solitary and powerful executive is overcome with the strangest desire for that wonderful institution called home. But despite their mutual attraction, Max suspects Cleo of hiding something -- and by the time he realizes her secrets have nothing to do with the lost treasures, it may be too late to save her from the danger rising out of her past.
Jayne Ann Krentz expertly blends rich sensuality, dangerous twists, and electrifying suspense in GRAND PASSION!
 

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User Review  - SunnySD - LibraryThing

One of Krentz's Washington coast novels, this features hotel exec Max Fortune on the trail of five valuable paintings. He's tracked them to the hotel of one Cleopatra Robbins, who denies knowing ... Read full review

GRAND PASSION

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Thin romantic suspense larded with soft-core porn—in a first hardcover from veteran Krentz (aka Amanda Quick). Art collector Max Fortune is 36 and a self-made success, having risen from a poor and ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
5
Section 3
32
Section 4
57
Section 5
78
Section 6
100
Section 7
124
Section 8
154
Section 12
238
Section 13
258
Section 14
275
Section 15
293
Section 16
310
Section 17
328
Section 18
346
Section 19
370

Section 9
175
Section 10
199
Section 11
217
Section 20
391
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Jayne Ann Krentz is a New York Times bestselling author of contemporary romantic suspense novels. She also writes historical romance under the name Amanda Quick and paranormal romance under the name Jayne Castle. Jayne loves to hear from her readers and can be found at Facebook.com/JayneAnnKrentz.

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