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clark, queen of naughty and nice, pens tormented without
thriller is a hit with men and women
ga/february 21, 2003what happens when basic instinct
meets fatal attraction? it becomes a novel, penned by the
queen of naughty and nice, valerie clark.
by the twisted story lines of the greek tragedies, clark
explores the dark side of love that can ignite both passion
and anger in her new erotic thriller, tormented without
today's society, sex and money equal power," says author
valerie clark, "it is a complex formula that fuels individual's
behavior, which may be destructive, or may, as a result,
be positively empowering."
novel follows natalie baylor, a successful and powerful
wall street professional who seems to have it all - power,
charm, beauty, education - and is engaged to one of new
york city's most powerful attorneys. natalie is haunted
by the memory of a brutal rape that has sheared her life
of the love and relationships that she needs and craves.
a business trip to france, natalie meets and falls in love
with jeremy, an entrepreneur. suddenly, he vanishes-without
a trace. returning to new york, alone, natalie is reluctant
to resume her old life. she is plunged into a nightmare
realm where reality and fantasy become intertwined, and
her love for jeremy fuels the fine line between passion
and anger. the darker side of love emerges between them,
but neither of them can stand to be apart.
wanted to give readers the opportunity to explore facets
of love that are seldom discussed," explains clark. "the
same driving force of passionate love also drives anger
and hatred. but love blurs the lines that are inevitably
are many complexities involved in the emotions of a passionate
relationship," continues clark, "and distinguishing between
the emotions can be difficult. this is explored within the
eroticism in my novel."
valerie clark has been described as the queen of naughty
and nice. she is a former marketing executive from wall
street who gave up her career to pursue her passion for
writing. she is a consultant with various non-profit organizations
in atlanta and new york. no subject is taboo to this attractive
38-year old queen of erotica.
more information on valerie clark or tormented without
a trace, visit www.valerieclark.net.
novel is available for purchase at www.amazon.com,