Cassie Samuels moved half-way across the country with nothing but a Dachshund named Derby. She created a new life, a new name, even a new line of work - all to keep a dangerous ex-boyfriend from finding her.
Ryan Dawson has been running from the ghosts of his past, trying to find peace after the death of his wife and son.
After a near-traumatic introduction Ryan and Cassie hit off like they’ve known each other their whole lives.
Cassie offers Ryan more than just a needed distraction, and after a short while Ryan truly feels he’s falling for her. But when a violent ex-lover pays a midnight visit, Ryan is forced to chose between his own safety and standing his ground to protect his new found love.