Andrea Franks couldn't deny anyone in need–nor could she deny her instant, intense attraction to the stranger. Who was this man? And why did he bring trouble to her isolated world? Former Special Ops soldier Kyle McKendrick had nowhere to turn and was out of options. His buddy was already dead. Now Kyle had to protect his widow, Andrea–who had vowed to kill him on sight. He had to convince her a much larger mission was unraveling before she took matters into her own hands. Evenly matched, could he outmaneuver this woman long enough for all their wounds to heal?