Email this sample to a friend

Skin Deep

Carolyn Hill

Smashwords Edition

Copyright 2013 by Carolyn Hill

All rights reserved. Except for use in review, no part of this ebook may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without express written permission of the author. This ebook is licensed for your personal enjoyment only. This ebook may not be re-sold or given away to other people. For information, contact Ratbind Books, P.O. Box 616, Rodeo, California, 94572 U.S.A., or see

Cover design by Carolyn Hill

First Smashwords Edition January 2013

For Paul Lane.

Chapter One

The drug was wearing off. Aleta Graham’s head ached and her hands shook as she leaned against a pair of diamond-studded urns embedded in the ballroom’s wall. She fought the drug’s deadening effect and focused on one clear fact: she must escape, now, while they were all preoccupied with Joanna’s wedding.

Aleta peered out from behind the enormous porcelain vase that shielded her from the wedding guests. Joanna was waltzing across the low-friction floor in the arms of her groom. Above the dance floor, the orchestra wheeled in the air, bows sawing across strings, drums booming, cymbals chiming. The music rattled Aleta’s nerves.

Previous Page Next Page Page 1 of 351