From the back cover: "Stay where you are. I've got a gun." Tate Cantrell froze in the doorway of her isolated mountain cabin. The big, bearded stranger wielding a revolver was an escaped convict, an embezzler - and a murderer. But he was also badly hurt - and in desperate need of her help.
The man calling himself Carl Petersen was determined to find the treacherous double-dealer who'd set him up. But that was before a gunshot wound stranded him in the Ozark wilderness, before the outlaw moon led him to the enchantress who brought him back to life - and unleashed the most powerful desire he'd ever known.
He longed to spend a life sentence in her arms, but he had to start running again. Because if they were caught together, he might not be the only one to pay with his life.