'Diamonds Down Under is a six-book series set in Australia and New Zealand against the billion-dollar backdrop of the glamorous, but ruthless, gem trade. The series focuses on a family split asunder thirty years ago over ownership of a fabulous diamond known as the Heart of the Outback. The old feud is re-ignited when a new generation is forced to deal with secrets and scandals - and deception and desire - in the aftermath of a tragic plane crash.'
Source: Diamonds Down Under website http://www.diamonds-downunder.com/ (Sighted: 25/08/2009)
'Australian supermodel, Briana Davenport, isn't for sale... until millionaire lawyer, Jarrod Hammond, offers her a million dollars to warm his bed. Yet getting involved with her dead sister's brother-in-law might prevent Briana's beloved father from going to jail, but can it stop her heart from being caught? And will Briana's connection to a missing necklace prevent Jarrod from seeing the "real" diamond in his arms?'
Source: Publisher's blurb.New York (City) : Silhouette , 2008
'"I'm a man you sleep with, not fall in love with." Jake Vance was danger in a designer suit, a charming corporate raider. When he set his sights on Blackstone's, Australia's richest diamond dealers, Holly McLeod's primary assignment was as his assistant; her secondary was as a spy. To her amazement, she learned her dangerously sexy boss was the long-lost Blackstone heir. And then Jake did the unthinkable: To save his new company, he proposed marriage ... an intimate one ... to her.'
Source: Author website http://www.paularoe.com/ (Sighted: 25/08/2009)Chatswood : Harlequin Mills and Boon , 2008