Burned by a disastrous marriage, Jake has dedicated his life to the land he loves. He certainly doesn't want to take time off to babysit some Hollywood starlet, until he comes face-to-face with beautiful Diamond and glimpses a caring, incredibly vulnerable woman. It isn't long before they're both drawn into a whirlwind secret romance. But is what they share strong enough to overcome past pain and the world's prying eyes? Together, Jake and Diamond must discover what's truly important -- if they're to claim a lovethat lasts a lifetime.
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|detailed_location_catalog||Main Library - Adult Fiction|
Celebrity actress Diamond Swain needs a peaceful place to hide out from the news-hungry paparazzi--a place like Whispering Pines. And yet from the moment she arrives at the remote Texas ranch, Diamond finds herself at odds with its rugged owner, Jake Madaris--a man who challenges her to care about more than making it to the top.
Jake doesn't have time to babysit some Hollywood star. Then he comes face-to-face with beautiful, compassionate Diamond and is drawn into a whirlwind, secret romance. But is what he shares with her strong enough to overcome the media's prying eyes? Together Jake and Diamond must discover what's truly important...if they're to claim a love that lasts a lifetime.
|isbn||037383120, 9780373831203, 9781426827433|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
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|record_details||ils:CARL0000162730|Book|Books||English|Arabesque,|2009.|314 p. : geneal. table ; 17 cm., overdrive:28ef6c02-62cf-4ab8-bdc5-433c9ef006d4|eBook|eBook||English|Harlequin|2009||
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|subject_facet||African American actresses -- Fiction, African Americans -- Fiction, Love stories, American, Ranchers -- Fiction, Texas -- Fiction|
|title_full||Secret Love, Secret love / Brenda Jackson|
|topic_facet||African American Fiction, African American actresses, African Americans, Fiction, Love stories, American, Ranchers, Romance|