FBI deep-cover agent Colin Donovan and art crimes expert Emma Sharpe investigate when jewelry designer Tatiana Pavlova informs them that a priceless Russian jewelry collection that has recently been found is about to be stolen.The second book in Carla Neggers's series is a gripping story of romantic suspense, where FBI agents Sharpe and Donovan must decide whether working alone or standing together is the way to outwit an enemy set to tear them apart. After escaping death, deep-cover agent Colin Donovan is back home with his new love, art crimes expert Emma Sharpe. Then Tatiana Pavlova, a London-based jewelry designer, asks for Emma's help -- a collection from a lost era of Russian opulence, decadence and rare beauty has resurfaced, and it's about to be stolen again. And Colin realizes his nightmare isn't over. It's just begun.