Gourmet food expert Allegra Russo felt her emotions ignite with both rage and desire as she confronted Mark Trackman, the ruggedly handsome editor of Trailblazer magazine. Allegra desperately needed to rent office space from Mark for her growing business, but he hotly refused her request simply because she was a woman! His chauvinism infuriated her, yet she discovered a surprisingly sweet side to him. Soon his tender, unexpected kisses sparked passionate feelings in Allegra. She wanted Mark...and his love. But Allegra had already agreed to settle their business discord with an unusual contest that made them fierce competitors. Would challenging Mark in a man's game keep Allegra from winning his heart...?