Laurie Summers, a shy student nurse, is about to meet the most eligible bachelor in the world - Mr. William Battle. He's ultra-wealthy, ravishingly handsome, and gets whatever he desires...and she's at the top of his list. William shows Laurie a world of extravagance and luxury like she's never imagined, while educating her on the fine art of pleasing him and learning to experience sex in ways that send her senses reeling and her body quivering. As their sensual escapades grow more and more intense, lies are revealed and a devious secret that threatens everything comes to light.
When Marie Brisbee, a thirty-five year old archaeologist and lonely-hearted romantic, gets news that her friend is in trouble during an expedition, she packs her bags and sets off to the tropical island of São Tomé to help her. Soon, Marie finds her life filled with danger as thieves and deadly bandits alike try to get the only map that leads to a precious treasure.
"Romancing the stone redux"