Anaya Scott had to begin life the hard way, being tossed from pillar to post. Never knowing love in her young life until she met a boy. That was twelve years ago, that boy was her world, her whole life until it wasn’t. Anaya loves the world of design and has a job that she loves in that world which has afforded her the little things in life except the one thing she craves love. What happened with the man she loved? When did things change? Anaya is living a lonely existence, if it wasn’t for work and her best friend she would have nothing. The man she loved is nothing more than corrupt but what hurts more is his betrayal.That begs the question why is she still there. When Anaya was offered the biggest opportunity of her life she jumps all in to prove she is the one to deliver. Hired to decorate the hottest nightclub in town Anaya heads there to take a look and make her designs, what she doesn’t bank on is the hot guy with those eyes. It is that one meeting that changes her life forever In ways she could never imagine. Tony Delaney has just met the most extraordinary creature he has ever set eyes on but he can’t allow himself to go there for more reasons than he can count. With his dark past and an even darker present he can’t think about her, he can’t fall for her. He will only end up destroying her. If she knows the truth she will run far away. When the past and present comes together the secrets, lies and betrayal lead to disaster. When discovery shows friends are not really friends, who can you trust? Who will keep you safe? Will Anaya be trading one bad situation for another? Will she ever be free from the terror? Will she ever be safe? Will she find her happily ever after or is that only in fairy tales? Will the torture she has had to endure be her undoing? Will Tony finally make his peace with the past? This book tells a slightly darker story but it is an tale of revenge, betrayal, heartbreak and love. It will captivated you from the start and you will be surprised just how the story ends.
Reviewed by @jennadb