She lived by her own set of rules. He came to town to break them all.
The lovely young widow knew the rugged Texan was trouble the moment he stepped into her father's inn. Despite her better judgement, Katie Starr finds herself attracted to the overbearing, overwhelmingly attractive Branch Kincaid, but she fears that the secret she is harboring will, once revealed, drive him away.
Branch knows better than to allow his passion for Katie to interfere with his search for a killer. Shame on him for not realizing sooner that Katie knows much more than she’s letting on.