Just what is going on at the Tetari farm in New Zealand?
First her father is injured in a suspicious hunting accident, now
someone is after the Tetari family and their land. With the help of
charismatic businessman and eldest son, Luca Tetari, Ally Edwards is
determined to get to the bottom of the mystery. As passion flares and
love blooms, Ally and Luca search for the answers in Ellie Lyons’
romantic suspense novel, Stealing Luca’s Heart, Book 1 of her new, contemporary series.
Ally Edwards’ father, Cal, is injured in a suspicious hunting accident
in New Zealand, she takes leave from her job as a University of Iowa
economics instructor to rush down to be at her father’s bedside. When
she arrives, she finds herself hosted by her father’s friends, the
Tetari family, who welcome her into their home.
Luca Tetari, the eldest son, is not only a businessman in the family corporation, but also the team captain of the All Blacks, New Zealand’s
national rugby team. Luca is the consummate player, skillful on the
pitch and off, indulging his fans and beguiling everyone around him. But
as she gets to know him, Ally discovers that Luca is far deeper as a
person than his surface charm would indicate, and soon she finds herself
falling in love.
while Ally and Luca are realizing their new affections, the Tetari
family and their land are under attack by unknown assailants. With a new
“green” energy project in development, who is trying to take over their
property, and how? Does this have anything to do with Cal’s
injury? After all, if someone has hurt one person, mightn’t that same
individual be willing to injure—or even kill—additional people to
achieve his or her goals?