Mills & Boon Intrigue series brings you stories filled with secrets & seduction...

Sheriff Pete Morrison knew the secret in his past could destroy his father. Yet instead of resigning his job and exposing the lie, he found himself protecting Andrea Allen — a beautiful astronomer who had witnessed a gun smuggling operation and a college student’s abduction.

Determined to be independent, a relationship with her conflicted protector wasn’t in the cards. No matter how safe she felt in Pete’s strong arms. But when things take a turn for the worse and Andrea exchanges herself for the abducted student, only Pete can save her from the horrible fate that awaits her.