Pirate Christopher St. Johnís numerous misdeeds have been fodder for the gossip mill for years. But they are even more interesting to the authorities he has run circles around. St. John has one chance to save himself. He is released from prison and tasked with discovering the intimate details of Maria, Lady Winterís life and proof that she murdered both of her husbands who were agents of the Crown. Should he fail to learn the alluring widowís secrets he will hang. Should he succeed at his task Maria will hang.
Maria has lived a life filled with intrigue, deception and seduction, and she is sick to the depths of her soul of every minutes of it. But to survive and find what she seeks she bows to the demands of her evil dissolute stepfather Viscount Welton. Now he expects her to practice her fatal wiles on Christopher St. John, a man as expert as she in the art of seduction and secrets. There is too much at stake for either of them to fail. Their only other choice is to join forces and trust each other to thwart their enemies while love and desire strengthen their bonds.
Sylvia Day is one of the brightest stars of romance. Her prose will touch your heart and ignite your passion. And Passion for the Game is no exception. Christopher and Maria are characters you can cheer on from the very beginning. The sexual tension crackles and snaps until it culminates in a scene so hot youíll be squirming in your seat.