Love and Betrayal by Justina Wheelock
After years of waiting in the wings, Senator Brian Aaron makes a claim for the heart of Dr. Ashleigh Hamilton. This is to her pleasant surprise and to the anguish of Brian’s best friend, Aramis Gravier. Upon his return from active duty, Marine Colonel, Aramis Gravier, can no longer deny his forbidden desires for Ashleigh, his god-sister. The guise of brotherly concern becomes uncovered. There is also one other force that Brian and Ashleigh must face together. It comes in the form of Ian Hamilton, Ashleigh’s estranged brother. Ian is determined to find out if Brian was the cause that Ashleigh distanced herself from her family for years. Ian’s digging causes all of their lives to turn upside down.