Martha Jones has never taken a risk in her whole life. Until the day she runs out on her wedding and succumbs to the magnetism of a man she has only just met! A man she knows only as Diablo. Lone wolf Carlos Ortega won't promise Miss Jones more than one searing-hot night. Yet Carlos is shocked by Martha's sweet innocence. This runaway bride is a virgin, and it seems the repercussions of their sizzling encounter could last forever….
Mass Market Paperback: 192 pages
Publisher: Harlequin (April 3, 2012)
Mills & Boon UK
Review by Nas
THE DEVIL AND MISS JONES is multi published author, Kate Walker’s sixtieth title! It is released by Mills & Boon Modern as well as Harlequin Presents line in April 2012.
Just as Martha Jones get in her wedding finery, she walks into her fiancé’s bedroom to find him with her chief bridesmaid. She walks away from the wedding and runs into Carlos Ortega.
Carlos was also running away from everything. The attraction is instant and the chemistry between them crackles and sizzles.
This runaway bride has one passionate night with gorgeous Carlos. With no intention of being a clinging virgin, she walks away from him. But the consequences of that one night bring her back to face him a few months later. Will Carlos let Martha just walk back in his life? For he was devastated when he’d found her gone.
What will happen when Carlos finds out just why Martha is back? But they find to their surprise that attraction between them still sizzles!
Kate Walker has written a fun, engrossing and fast paced story in THE DEVIL AND MISS JONES. There are hidden depths to Martha and Carlos characters. The emotional and sensory details are exquisitely done. THE DEVIL AND MISS JONES has strong characters, snappy dialogue, and tender, sweet and exciting moments which will keep a reader riveted from the first page.