The whispers began when she entered the ballroom -- and every male eye in the place was caught by the breathtakingly lovely spitfire with the slightly shady reputation. Ty Beaumont knew a heartbreaker when he saw one and also knew that nothing and nobody could keep him from making her his inside a week's time. He'd bet a case of Wild Turkey on it! Sunny heard his devil's voice drawl in her ear, and couldn't help but notice the man was far too handsome for his own good, but his fierce ardor sparked hers, and his "I'll have you naked yet" smile caused a kind of spontaneous combustion that nothing could quench. Private torments had sent both Ty and Sunny racing from the past, but would revealing their dark secrets let them face the future together?