Worried when her young son Aaron disappears, widowed ranch owner Maggie Ketchum phones the sheriff. Deputy Daniel Redwing takes the call and finds the boy, earning Maggie's gratitude—and Aaron's hero worship. Soon, Daniel gets past Maggie's defenses too. But though attracted to him, she doesn't intend to become Redwing's Lady in any permanent way—she's too frightened of losing him to commit.
Men of the West Series
The handsome, chiseled features of the Ute Indian gave no hint of emotion, but under his professional demeanor Deputy Daniel Redwind was riled. Wealthy, widow Maggie Ketchum was out of his league, but the flaming redhead was also driving him out of his mind. How could he persuade her that they were destined to be together?
Maggie had to agree that the attraction between her and Daniel was breathtakingly mutural, but the risk of loving and losing again was great--and she had her son to think about. Still, the stoic yet sizzling Redwing not only tempted her--he made her feel she was his destiny...
Part of the Men of the West Series. Great book from Stella Bagwell.