Daniel’s got everything figured out. He makes a good living as an artist ... mostly through offering "private shows" to the wives of local wealthy businessmen. He never stops playing the game and never lets anyone touch his heart. But when his current fling offers him a few hundred an hour for art lessons for her reclusive, college-dropout daughter, Daniel finds himself forgetting his own rules. The girl is rude. Insulting. Incredible.
And she sees straight through him.
Stella is hiding fr
Last semester, Romy
escaped from an abusive relationship with the guy she’d thought was the
man of her dreams. This semester she’s putting herself back together,
determined to reclaim her passion for art and for life. When she signs
up for a painting class at the local art co-op, the possibility of
passion becomes very real -- in the form of her teacher, Caleb. Both
mysterious and seriously hot, Caleb bares his soul on his canvases, and
Romy’s fascinated by what she sees.Caleb is
Nessa Cavanaugh, psychology student, knows how to stay on an even keel. Despite the urging of her mother and her academic advisor to get a life and have some fun, “all work and no play” sums up her plan to survive her grueling internship year at a children’s hospital. She doesn’t want to end up like her father, whose constant ups and downs broke her family, and avoiding unnecessary emotional entanglements is a must.Then she (literally) runs into Dr. Aron Lindstrom in the middle of her disastrous