For twenty-one years, Big Joe Donovan has dreaded the day when his daughter, Evie, would come into the vast inheritance left by her late mother. How long can Big Joe shield Evie from the sordid truth about her fortune?
Rugged Lucas Cain is almost a mirror image of Big Joe---younger but just as dangerous! The secrets Lucas discovers in the back alleys of the French Quarter could topple Big Joe's lavish empire. But now that Lucas has fallen for Evie, will he have the heart to shatter her world?