From New York Times bestselling author Jude Deveraux, a suspensful romance about a woman who uncovers a powerful treasureand to protect it, shell need the help of the man she cant havebut cant help falling for.What if your most closely guarded wishes suddenly began to come true? Graduate student Gemma Ranford wants the job cataloging the documents of one of Edileans oldest families so much that she is ready to do battle to get it. Desperate to finish her dissertation, shes sure that investigating the Frazier family history will yield new information to invigorate her research. But she is surprised to find among the papers references to the legend of the Heartwishes Stone, a magical talisman said to grant wishes to anyone named Frazier. And as she spends more time with the family in their small Virginia town, she realizes that the most secret wishes of each of the Fraziers are coming trueand that shes falling hopelessly in love with Colin, the Fraziers eldest son. But now that the Stones powers have been awakened, so have the designs of an international thief. Gemma and Colin must find the Stone before it can be used against the family but not before each of their deepest desires is fulfilled. . . .