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Darker Than Desire

Darker Than Desire

A Secrets & Shadows Novel

Secrets & Shadows (Volume 3)

Shiloh Walker

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No matter how many times he's left her in the past, Sybil Chalmers can't ignore her feelings for the one man who stole her heart years ago. For countless nights, she has waited for him-for his kiss, his touch-and has longed for him to emerge from the shadows of his past. Only when she is in his arms does Sybil really feel alive...and finally, after all these years, that time is now.
He's a man raised in a world of strict rules and unbreakable traditions and he's always yearned to break free. But when a family tragedy lures him back home, he finds his one true passion has been there all along. With Sybil, he can explore his greatest potential-and allow her to discover a whole new level of ecstasy. But will a long-buried secret threaten to tear them apart? The only thing he knows for sure is that he will do anything to keep Sybil in his life...and keep her coming back for Darker Than Desire by Shiloh Walker.

"Shiloh Walker's writing just gets better and better...[and] the sex is sizzling." -RT Book Reviews



He was a man who understood pain.

That's all there was to it.

The boy he'd been, David Sutter, had been groomed to understand it, and although it hadn't gone as planned, he'd been groomed to need...


Praise for Darker Than Desire

“Walker shows tremendous skill… she has always given the possibility of a happily ever after for the most scarred among us.” —RT Book Reviews on Darker Than Desire

“Intense, beautiful, and deserves all manner of celebration.” —USA Today on Deeper Than Need

“Suspense and intrigue are paired perfectly with romance and intimacy.” —Reader To Reader on Deeper Than Need

“Lots of sexual tension, which makes the romance more real, and...tension of a slowly revealed evil, which lurks beneath, bubbling under the entire plotline.” —RT Book Reviews (4 Stars) on Deeper Than Need

“Her writing just gets better and better...her plots twist in very interesting ways, never giving fans the feeling that they've read this one before. The sex is sizzling, but never intrudes on the plot.” —RT Book Reviews

“Shiloh Walker has an addictive writing style that draws you into her characters' emotional pathways and lets you feel with them what they are experiencing. Romance and taut suspense go hand in hand...” —Smexy Books

“Shiloh has a unique way of drawing you in, making you feel like you are right there with the characters.” —Harlequin Junkie

“[Shiloh] writes well-defined characters, great storylines, and most importantly - great smut.” —The Book Vixen

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About the author

Shiloh Walker

Shiloh Walker is an award-winning writer...yes, really! She's also a mom, a wife, a reader and she pretends to be an amateur photographer. Her Secrets and Shadows series started with Deeper than Need, followed Sweeter than Sin and Darker than Desire.

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