From one desert prison to another...Jewelled veil weighing heavily on her head,?Zoe Martin waits for her sheikh husband-to-be. The shame of her adoptive family, orphan Zoe has endured six years of being kept as a slave - now she's been sold into marriage...to a man known as The Beast! The stakes couldn't be higher...?or more sinfully pleasurable! Being discarded and given to the Sheikh has one bonus: it could mean freedom! Zoe must play along with the three-day - and three-night - ceremony, but she doesn't expect the blistering attraction from just one stolen glance at playboy Sheikh Nadir...--This text refers to the Paperback edition.