The Italian playboy's marriage deal Feisty tomboy Samantha Hopewell wasn't the marrying kind - and neither was Italian speedboat driver Niccolo Verdini. But when the sexy, oh-so-charming playboy was nearly killed in an accident, Sam reluctantly found herself playing nursemaid until he recovered. Nic couldn't deny his attraction to his beautiful caregiver, nor could he ignore the buried emotions she stirred. When an unexpected diagnosis gave Sam only a short time to have the child she'd always dreamed of, Nic volunteered for the job. Would their marriage, born of necessity, help them find the love and family they'd always wanted?