Yates, Maisey, The Highest Price to Pay (Chevalier, Book 1), (Richmond, Surrey: Harlequin (UK) Limited, 2011).
Title: The Highest Price to Pay (Chevalier, Book 1)
Author: Maisey Yates
Imprint: Modern (Presents)
Issues: Body Image; Guilt; Injury; Interracial Relationship; POC; Physical Scarring
“While it has been reported that I’m missing my own soul, I have no interest in yours. This is about money.”
When Ella’s failing business comes wrapped up as part of Blaise Chevalier’s recent takeover, he plans to discard it – as is his usual way with surplus goods. Then he meets Ella! Cast from the same fiery mould he is, she makes an intriguing adversary. Perhaps he can have a little fun with his new acquisition…
As proud and strong as she is beautiful, Ella is determined to prove Blaise wrong about her business and her worth. As long as she hides her hint of vulnerability and denies the flicker of attraction between them when she catches her enemy’s eye…