Soul-scarred by love, he existed only for his work--until the night his assistant, Tess Meriweather, became the target of drug dealers. Dane vowed ... The Case of the Mesmerizing Boss by Diana Palmer, February 1, 1992, Silhouette edition, Paperback in English Librarian Note: There is more than one author in the GoodReads database with this name.
He had to keep her safe. But their stormy past made Dane the one man Tess wouldn't want protecting her.... Dane Lassiter was her boss—the owner of the Lassiter Detective Agency—but he was also more.