Katherine Adams said she'd never make her sister Mary's mistakes. Mary's fairytale marriage into the wealthy, powerful Manning dynasty had turned into a nightmare of abuse. Then, on the night her playboy husband was killed in a car accident, Mary died in childbirth. Now, savvy, smart, and very angry, Katherine vowed to never let a Manning, any Manning, near Mary's child -- not even the dashing, charismatic oil man who showed up at her door. Katherine wanted to believe Jason Manning wasn't like his ruthless family. But secrets and lies were part of his heritage. And Katherine could be destroyed by a truth she feared to face... and a love she could not resist.
Katherine said she'd never make her sister Mary's mistakes. Mary had married into the Manning dynasty and on the night her playboy husband had died in a car accident, Mary died in childbirth. Katherine vowed never to let a Manning near Mary's child, not even the dashing Jason.
Good story for being a short book.
Her sister married a playboy, who is killed in a car crash with another woman......then her sister dies in childbirth. Now she has taken the baby away from that destructive family and is raising her on her own, until one day they playboy's brother shows up at her door and changes her life forever.