Michael West swore he would never fall in love again. So when the beautiful and wily Charlotte steps off the train looking for a new life he jumps at the business opportunity she presents. Engaged forty-five minutes after meeting, married the next day, Michael thinks he’s found everything a respectable man should have. Except that Michael is as far from respectable as they come. They agreed not to ask questions about each other’s pasts, but when the past seeps into their present Michael suspects his passionate new wife is not who she says she is. Too bad he’s already fallen in love with her.Charlotte Baldwin has a secret. She fled Philadelphia to escape the sins of her past but someone is following her. What better way to hide than by marrying Michael West, Cold Springs, Montana’s enigmatic shopkeeper? A new name, a new life, and a passionate husband is exactly what she needs to leave her sins behind. But when it comes to keeping secrets Charlotte may have met her match in Michael. When a connection neither of them expects catches up with them, the shocking revelation means Charlotte may have run right into the arms of her enemy.No sin stays a secret forever….
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Every moment of this book was highly enjoyable! I could not put it down.
While reading, one thinks that the plot is a little cliche and predictable. But I could not have guessed the truth about Michael and Charlie's secrets in a million tries!
Plot twists and drama are organically derived from the characters and do not feel forced or out-of-left-field as they do in soapy novels. The characters are completely lovely and their chemistry is smoking hot!
I'll be holding onto this one for another go soon!
I loved this author's other work so i bought this in the hopes it would be just as good. I wasn't disappointed. The hero was refreshingly real. The emotion was real. And the writing is good.
Loved this highly recommend