A fantastic blockbuster - exotic locations, a beautiful woman on the run and a hero who would give Daniel Craig's James Bond a run for his money. The perfect escapist read!
A compulsive, edge-of-your-seat read from a bestselling author, combining glamour, thrills and dangerous passion.
Lisa Costello is leading a charmed life - until she wakes up the morning after her glamorous Thailand wedding to find her new husband Josh dead in their bed, the murder weapon in her hand. She remembers learning at the wedding that Josh had been unfaithful, but she certainly doesn't remember killing him. As Lisa flees the scene for Europe, ex-FBI trainee Sam Murray is on her trail. Catching up with her, he's quickly convinced she's been set up, and they start to work out which of movie producer Josh's many enemies could be behind the hit. It's a race against time to unearth the truth and keep Lisa out of jail or gunned down by the professional assassin tailing them. And the danger only adds to the excitement of the passion brewing between them...
A fabulous read... [Bagshawe] might well take over the Jackie Collins mantle with this - Daily Mail
This is a fabulous read. A completely gripping global manhunt and glorious romance combine in this race against time to discover who was really behind the hit. Bagshawe is a brilliant writer - she might well take over the Jackie Collins mantle with this. I can't recommend it highly enough - Daily Mail
Gripping and exciting... A funny, captivating read that may shatter a few celebrity crush dreams but make you believe in true love - Heat
Gripping and exciting - Heat
Thrilling, slick and addictive, this is escapism at its best - Closer
You can't accuse Louise Bagshawe of not packing a punch in the opening pages of her glamorous new thriller DESIRE - Metro
This absorbing latest novel from the bestselling author will have you eager to turn each page - Inside Soap
A fast-paced and fun thriller - Courier Mail, Australia
Louise Mensch is the author of fifteen novels under the name Louise Bagshawe. She has been a top ten bestseller and has been published in more than eight languages. Her most recent novel, BEAUTY, was written as Louise Mensch, the name for which she became known in the UK as an MP for the Conservative Party. She is a columnist for the Sun newspaper and a digital publishing executive. Louise has three children, and is married to Peter. She lives with her family in New York.