He’s trained to kill. She’s got a healer’s heart.
There’s a thousand reasons they would never work…
but she has one night to change his mind.
One night. Make it count. Mallory Trudeau can manage a five hundred acre ranch. She just can't seem to break out of the Friend Zone with Sam "Maverick" Dunlop. She knows he thinks of her as Cash's little sister, but that's going to change tonight.
It's just one night. Evade and retreat. The fancy-schmancy Christmas Ball is one in a long string of reminders that Maverick doesn't belong in Mallory's world. He's got thirty-six hours to report back to his military base. He can make it that long without giving in to the forbidden attraction he feels for Mallory.
He just wasn't counting on the mistletoe…