In A Painful Ordeal by Aditi Chopra, Namrata is a transplant from India working at AppDev in the Silicon Valley when she reports that a co-worker has been sexually harassing her. Ritu, the investigator from Human Resources, doubts Namrata’s story. Is she telling the truth or using the system for her own ends?
With apologies to the author for taking so long to review this novel. It literally slipped through the cracks (no pun intended).
Publication Date: January 31, 2013
In Arranged by Arlene Valle, Samantha Beck is a woman with needs. Her boyfriend, billionaire Reid Harris, understands her needs and is willing to indulge the despite the fact that they involve other men. Reid arranges a weekend for Samantha with a handsome younger man, Max Wolfe. Normally, Reid facilitates liaisons with men that Samantha will never see again but Max, to whom she’s inexplicably drawn, plays heavily into future dealings that Reid has on Margarita Island. Can the pair honor the spirit of Reid’s arrangement and keep their hands off of each other and what of the dead body found in the fishing net?