By Beverly Jenkins

USA Today bestselling writer Beverly Jenkins returns with the 1st publication in a panoramic new sequence set within the outdated West

Rhine Fontaine is development the winning existence he is constantly dreamed of—one that depends on him passing for White. yet for the 1st time in years, he needs he may step out from in the back of the façade. the explanation: Eddy Carmichael, the younger lady he rescued within the barren region. Outspoken, defiant, and lovely, Eddy tempts Rhine in ways in which may perhaps price him every thing . . . and the fee turns out worthy paying.

Eddy owes her existence to Rhine, yet she will not danger her middle for him. once she's kept adequate funds from her cooking, she'll depart this Nevada city and circulation to California. regardless of how good-looking he's, regardless of how fiery the warmth among them, Rhine just isn't hers. Giving in for only one evening may perhaps quench this longing. Or it can ignite an affair as reckless and impossible to resist because it is forbidden . . .

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