When Claire St. John's father decides to run for governor of Oregon, it awakens old ghosts and new scandals. Along with her sisters, Miranda and Tessa, Claire has spent years trying to outrun the past. Now, it's catching up with her. And Kane Moran is proving the biggest threat of all.
A man with a mysterious grudge against the Holland family, the handsome journalist is asking questions that cut too close to the bone...and arousing feelings that cut too close to Claire's heart. As long-buried secrets surface and a shocking act of violence comes to light, Claire is drawn deeper into Kane's embrace - unable to resist a passion that could destroy her...or save her life.