Tess Grady doesn't do playboy cowboys and as far as she's concerned that's exactly what Gage McBride is. Tess wants steady, stable, and secure in a man and Gage seems to be the farthest thing from that.
Gage has been waiting for the right woman, and he's sure Tess is the one. He's not the "cowboy with a woman in every town" that Tess believes he is and he intends to prove it to her.
Tess starts to fall for the sexy cowboy when things go desperately wrong. Harvey Norton, a man from Gage's past is seeking revenge. Not only did Gage help to put Harvey behind bars for embezzling, but Tess, the woman Harvey is attracted to, seems to be falling for Gage.
Gage's life is in danger and soon Tess's is, too. Gage must save Tess while at the same time trying to stay alive.
Jess finds her second happily ever after
Book three in the Riding Tall series. Gage McBride owns a water company. He also likes spending time at Nectar’s bar when Jess is working. While Gage has a slight reputation we works Jess down to finally going out with him. Another patron of the restaurant also has their eye on Jess. She agreed to a drink one night if he could promise to keep things friends only.
Jess is a widow with a five year old daughter, Jenny. She is attracted to Gage but concerned she will be one more is a line of love ‘em and leave ‘em. Jess has a stalker.
Gage and Tess.....wonderful story and absolutely terrifying when the crazy Howard was doing his bit. Loved the ending!