Freedom tastes sweet to Chase Evans, especially after serving a five-year prison sentence for a crime he didn’t commit. Aided by a new security job from his old Buddy Blake Rockford, he vows to stay out of trouble and get his life back on track … until he ends up accused of killing the very man he was assigned to protect.
Shelby Bryant never wanted anything to do with her father’s money. She’s happy with her simple life running her animal rescue. Then her father is murdered and his gold-digging widow points the police in Shelby’s direction, shattering her happy simple existence.
Forced to work together to clear their names, Chase and Shelby’s unwanted attraction ignites. But with the killer one step ahead of them and the police right on their tail, will they be able to find the truth in time?