It took years for Adam to stop drowning his regrets in alcohol, and running the local bar doesn't make it any easier - especially not when everyone gathers there to discuss the allegations that have shattered the town. When a murder rocks Madison, IN, it becomes chillingly clear that vicious wounds are waiting to be exposed. Nothing is sacred anymore, and no one is safe, least of all the mystery woman who shows up out of the blue, looking like every fantasy Adam's ever had. She may have her own dangerous secrets, but she can't ignore the heat between them any more than he can. As a killer's quest for vengeance explodes into violence, Adam is tempted to lose himself in the delicious promise of her body - until he realizes he'll risk anything if she'll give him her heart.