Author > “Natsumi Matsumoto”(Order by Newest First)
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Art expert Grace Turner has been summoned by Khalis Tannous to appraise the late Balkri Tannous's private art collection. What awaits Grace is countless stolen masterpieces, as well as two unpublished works of art by Leonardo da Vinci! Grace is excited by what may be the century's biggest art discovery, but she feels uneasy around the shockingly gorgeous and unexpectedly kind Khalis. His body reminds her of Michelangelo's David, and his charm tempts her like Leda with Zeus. But Grace cannot make a mistake... After all, she is under surveillance by her evil ex-husband!
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/KATE HEWITT
When her young daughter is diagnosed with leukemia and she's unable to pay for treatments, Mara visits Falcon, the wealthy friend of her late husband. A year earlier, Falcon had treated her husband to the drinks that caused him to die in a drunk-driving accident. She doesn't want to see the man who caused her husband's death... but she has no choice but to ask him for help if she wants to save her daughter. Mara says she'll do anything if Falcon will lend her enough money for the treatments. Falcon says he will give her the money before coldly asking her to leave. But a few days later, he appears before Mara and asks her to marry him!
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/JOAN MERTENS JOHNSTON
"Please pretend to be my wife. If you do, I will help you pay off your debt..." Harry's unusual offer is a unique blessing for Laurie, who finds herself between a rock and a hard place. Her father is dead and, thanks to her mother's wanton spending, their home is about to be auctioned off. Laurie needs to make more money or she also won't be able to graduate college. Laurie is already talented at acting, so she doesn't hesitate to take the job. The contract will last for three months. In order to play the perfect wife, kisses are a necessity, but the handsome Harry makes her pulse race. What should she do now?
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/EMMA GOLDRICK
Accused of being unfaithful by her fiance, Drew, heartbroken Shelly fled to Milan. Three years later, she's back in the town she never thought she'd return to.There, she runs into Drew, and with their unresolved past looming over them, their fighting begins again. His blue eyes, deep as the ocean, no longer hold the warmth for her that they once did... But before she knows it, she is relying on him once more, just like before. Although she knows he'll never forgive her, his kindness confuses her. What does he really want from her?
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/SHARON KENDRICK
Kirrily is a young actress. When her late brother's best friend, Ryan, needs help at his company, she jumps at the opportunity to help the first man she ever fell in love with and winds up living with him, too. He may be twelve years older than her, but that doesn't mean he has to treat her like a little kid anymore! All grown up now, Kirrily sees her chance to show Ryan just how charming she's become. She'll have him swooning for her in no time! But even without her trying, Ryan's already well aware that she's become a beautiful bombshell, and fifteen years of repressed sexual desire is finally bubbling to the surface during their long visit. Will she finally have a chance with her first love?
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/ALISON KELLY
Anna, who works as a secretary, wakes up one morning to find out she's married to her boss, Stefano. After being in an accident, she lost one year's worth of her memories and her life no longer makes sense to her. I was the one who suggested we get married? Why would I marry such a playboy? While she is confused and distressed, her husband is ecstatic. He sees it as the perfect chance to get revenge on her for what she did to him. But as he spends more and more time with his wife, his will for revenge is slowly eroded, revealing a deep sorrow that he's carried with him the entire time...
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/MICHELLE SMART
When Megan was young and studying abroad in England, her boyfriend, Nicholas, dumped her, explaining that he was the heir to a noble family and he had to marry a noblewoman. She returned home heartbroken, and never received a response to the one letter she sent him. The letter had been her last hope, but he never replied despite the unresolved issues between them. Now, ten years later, Megan is again in England and working as a lecturer. She enjoys reliving the nostalgic days of her youth, but she's moved on. So what is she to think when Nicholas suddenly appears before her?
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/ELIZABETH HARBISON
Natasha has lost all her clients but found a job as a publicist for Verona tourism. A group of high-class hotel owners are working together to spread news about the historical city's charms around the world. Natasha goes to Verona to start a new life, but a completely unexpected partner is waiting for her-Mario! Two years ago, they were passionately in love, but he betrayed her. Now he's the president of the hotel owners' group with whom she must work. Natasha can't believe his gall when he tells her that he won't forgive her if she disappears from his life a second time!
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/LUCY GORDON
She'd heard the rumors but had no idea someone could be this handsome! At an interview for one of the most prominent real estate agencies in England, Toni George was shocked by the presence of the agency's owner, Steel Landry. Still, she didn't let herself succumb to his charm or wit. Due to unforeseen circumstances, she was in financial debt and forced to work under this impressive man. To her dismay, he kept asking questions about her personal life until she opened up about her family and her past. Just when she thought the job must have slipped between her fingers and things couldn't get any worse, he said something that caught her completely by surprise...
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/HELEN BROOKS
While enjoying the beautiful landscape of Venice, Sally is attacked by a man and rescued by Damiano, the owner of the hotel where she is staying. She receives an offer to stay at his mansion, where Sally discovers a different side to him and is charmed. On the day of the Carnival, she is thrilled when Damiano suddenly proposes to her. But for him, it is nothing more than a marriage of convenience.
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/LUCY GORDON
Rachel goes to Spain, a country she's always admired, after having a fight with her father. She has two goals: to find her mother, who she was told had died, and to get out of her marriage of convenience. Needing money for her trip, she decides to work as a secretary for Luis, who owns a gray castle on a hill. He has black hair and smoky, quartz-colored eyes that hint at danger, but she can't keep her eyes off him. Secretary and boss-both have their own untold secrets, but will they stay secret when a passionate love flares up between them?
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/BARBARA MCMAHON
Leona works at her family's company, where, ever since she was a child, she has hidden her feelings for her second cousin Boyd, who is the heir to the company. When he sees Leona at a party, Boyd abruptly hugs and kisses her, but Leona knows he is to marry a woman of his father's choice. On that same night, Leona's brother steals a pair of diamond earrings that have been passed down through the family for many generations. When she tries to cover up her brother's crime, Boyd proposes a deal...
(c)NATSUMI MATSUMOTO/MARGARET WAY, PTY., LTD