When a sexy, protective stranger shows up on her doorstep, Emma McRae doesn't give a thought to falling in love with him. But she does just that—falls hard and fast, and for the first time in her life.
Then, she discovers his secrets.
Rye is a man with an ugly past. He didn't come to the pretty town of Baxter, Ohio, looking for a woman. But there she was; pretty and sweet, and the kind of woman he'd always wanted, but never dreamed he could have. Emma's innocent vulnerability tugs at Rye's weary heart, and the sizzling sexual pull between them can't be ignored.
But there's another: Emma's dangerous ex-boyfriend, an outraged and overprotective father with a family connection that dooms Rye and Emma's relationship from the start.
Now, if Rye could just keep his hands off of her...
Finalist, Best in Woman's Fiction, Romantic Times
THE McRAES, in series order:
Edge of Heaven
Bed of Lies
Five Days Grace
MEET TERESA HILL
Three-time Rita nominee and USA Today bestselling author, Teresa Hill lives in the shadows of the Blue Ridge Mountains with a patient, very understanding husband, an incredibly logical son and a highly creative daughter. Together, they share their home with two giant, lazy cats who parade across Teresa's keyboard when they think she's written enough for the day, and two beautiful, lazy dogs, usually at Teresa's side or under her feet.