On the back cover
The Rough-Edged Rancher: Matt McCafferty
His Nature: Intrepid, fearless, tough as rawhide.
His Motto: "I always get what I want."
Matt had never met a woman who didnt succumb to the McCafferty charm. But beautiful Kelly Dillinger proved indifferent to his attractions. Although they didnt get along, her all-business attitude pricked his egoand fired his blood. The more she resisted, the more determined he became to break down her defenses. For the luscious lady detective touched his soul, and there was no way he was going to let her get away without claiming her as his own blushing, breathless bride.
The McCaffertys of Grand Hope, Montana were having a string of bad luck and Matt McCafferty wanted answers! Who was terrorizing his family by trying to kill Randi, his half-sister? The gossips were having a field day. Around town, the whispered rumors had the McCafferty brothers listed as prime suspects. The wealthy McCaffertys were roguishly handsome, sexy, and arrogant and they certainly had motive. If the high-and-mighty brothers got rid of their little half-sister, well their inheritance would grow substantially!
During the investigation of his sister's hit-and-run accident, Matt McCafferty had to notice Ms. Kelly Dillinger. Detective Dillinger was a no-nonsense spitfire with a "don't mess with me" attitude. She was intriguing, delightful, and sassy and Matt McCafferty was falling hard for this redheaded detective. Suddenly, Matt's carefree "love 'em and leave 'em" days were threatened. He knew someday he would marry; he just hadn't planned on a career-minded cop!
Most of the time, Kelly Dillinger held a tight rein on her emotions. Now suddenly she was feeling restless and alone. Her police work had always been enough, but now she wanted more. Could the roguish Matt McCafferty be the more? Kelly Dillinger didn't trust easily and she refused to be bullied or intimidated by any man. So what was it about Matt McCafferty? Was he the man she'd been waiting for all of her life? If she gave in to the calling, from her seldom-used feminine parts, would she suffer?
Rancher Matt McCafferty doesn't think he could ever be interested in a professional woman of any kind, especially a cop. After meeting detective Kelly Dillinger his mind, his heart and his life change.
Matt had never met a woman who hadn't succumbed to the McCafferty charm. But beautiful Kelly Dillinger, the cop assigned to his sister's hit-and-run case, proved indifferent to his attractions. Although they didn't get along, her all-business attitude pricked his ego...and fired up his blood. The more she resisted, the more determined he bacame to break down her defenses. The alluring female detective somehow managed to breach the layers of his tough-as-rawhide exterior to touch his soul. Matt might think that law enforcement is no place for a lady, but he might soon find himself making a plea for passion!
Somewhat disappointed in this book. I'm normally a Lisa Jackson fan. This one did not even bring a resolution to the main mystery of the book thus the 2.5 stars...geez if their is a mystery in the book it should at least be solved at the end of the book.