After prosecuting the biggest case of her career, New York district attorney Sara Sterling was looking forward to relaxing amid starry desert nights in her childhood home in New Mexico. Then she met her enigmatic neighbor Salem Lassiter, who inspired an inescapable hunger... and make her reassess everything she thought she valued.
Salem had once risked his heart in marriage -- only to see his whole world shattered by betrayal. He was sure he could never bring himself to care about anyone again. But when a series of mysterious "accidents" threatens Sara's life, he realizes that he must come to terms with his deepest hurts... if he is to claim a love that promises always.