Things have not gone well for Hayley Ryan. her beloved grandfather is dead. Her no-good ex-husband not only abandoned her for another woman but stole Hayley's inheritance-- and left her pregnant. All she has now is a piece of property to camp on -- and a secret mine that might or might not produce.
Jake Cooper is part owner of the Triple C Ranch in southern Arizona. Hayley Ryan's site is adjacent to the Triple C. The first time Jake rides into camp, she points a shotgun at his head -- and without even knowing it, takes aim at his heart . . .
Jake's determined to persuade Hayley to trust him And marry him. As for Hayley's baby-to-be -- he'd love the chance to be a dad!