The Reef

By Nora Roberts

From number 1 New York occasions bestselling writer Nora Roberts comes an exhilarating story that takes readers to the depths of the Caribbean…and the heights of ardour and suspense.

Marine archeologist Tate Beaumont has a keenness for treasure-hunting. through the years, she and her father have exposed many magnificent riches, yet one treasure has constantly eluded them: Angelique’s Curse—a jeweled amulet heavy with historical past, darkish with legend, and tainted with blood. as a way to locate this worthwhile artifact, the Beaumonts reluctantly shape a partnership with salvagers dollar and Matthew Lassiter.

Having to percentage this dream is greater than Tate can endure, yet she has little selection. because the Beaumonts and Lassiters pool their assets to find Angelique’s Curse, the Caribbean waters darken with shadowy deceptions and hidden threats. Their partnership is positioned in jeopardy while Matthew refuses to proportion information—including the reality in the back of his father’s mysterious loss of life numerous years prior. For now, Tate and Matthew proceed their uneasy alliance—until possibility and wish start to upward thrust to the outside…

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Pageant back, she meant. If he idea she might fall for that rough-and-ready allure a moment time, she used to be in basic terms too chuffed to turn out him unsuitable. “The weather’s purported to carry all week,” she acknowledged conversationally. “I be aware of. you continue to don’t put on lipstick. ” whilst she instinctively flicked her tongue over her lips, he handled the ensuing hitch in his pulse. “It’s a pity most ladies don’t detect how tempting a unadorned mouth is. particularly while it pouts. ” intentionally, she cozy her mouth back. “I’ll get pleasure from understanding it’s riding you loopy for the following couple of hours. ” She grew to become her cognizance to Nevis. The mountain’s cone was once swirled in clouds, a outstanding and dramatic distinction to the intense blue of the sky. a long way under, the shore unfold white opposed to a peaceful sea. The sand used to be dotted with humans, beautiful umbrellas and lounging chairs. A beginner sailboarder struggled fruitlessly to stick upright. As she watched him fall into the water back, Tate laughed. “Too undesirable. ” She cocked a forehead at Matthew. “Have you ever attempted that? ” “Nope. ” “I have. It’s a hell of loads of paintings, problematic for those who imagine you’ve obtained it then lose your stability and capsize. but when you trap the breeze and move, it’s impressive. ” “Better than diving? ” “No. ” She persevered to grin, observing the younger guy fight onto his board back. “Nothing’s larger than diving. ” “Things have replaced round the following. ” “Hmmm. ” She waited as he maneuvered to the pier, tossed a line to a member of the resort’s employees. “I didn’t even recognize they have been making plans to construct once we have been the following final. ” She took Matthew’s provided hand and climbed to the dock. “Now it seems as if it nearly grew right here. ” “Nevis isn’t rather the key it was once. ” He stored a hand on her arm as they walked down the pier to the seashore. Stone walkways provided a direction via lush gardens and sloping eco-friendly lawns the place beautiful two-story cabanas sat. They handed the poolside eating place, relocating towards the marble stairs that resulted in the most development. Tate glanced over her shoulder. “We’re now not consuming out the following? ” “We can do some greater than gentle fare by way of the pool. The eating place within has terrace eating. ” He led Tate within towards the reservation pedestal, the place a lady within the bright-patterned blouse of the workers beamed at him. “Lassiter. ” “Yes, sir. You asked the terrace. ” “That’s correct. I referred to as ahead,” he advised Tate while she frowned at him. Her frown basically deepened while he held out her chair. If reminiscence served, his manners had smoothed out significantly. “Can you deal with champagne? ” he murmured, leaning down in order that his breath tickled her ear. “Of direction, but—” He was once ordering a bottle at the same time he took the seat throughout from her. “Nice view. ” “Yes. ” She took her gaze from his face and seemed out over the gardens to the ocean. “Tell me concerning the final 8 years, Tate. ” “Why? ” “I need to know. ” had to comprehend. “Let’s say it’ll fill in many of the blanks. ” “I studied a lot,” she all started. “More than I bargained for. i assume I had the concept I knew quite a bit getting in.

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