Beth Danube's emotionally abusive husband is dead and buried. So is her heart. It's big deal, she has all she wants: her three little boys and a fresh start in a small Alberta town. What she doesn't want is ather man in her life-t w, maybe t ever. After ten years of unsatisfactory, missionary-position sex, she never expected her libido to reawaken. One look at sex-in-boots Daniel Coleman in a Calgary bar, though, blows the dust off her sexuality. Sensing an edge of desperation, even fear, beneath Beth's come-on, Daniel finds himself giving in to the powerful urge to let his rmally subdued desires run wild. The lady wants n-judgmental, n-vanilla sex? She's got it-in and out of the bedroom. At first, friends with blazing-hot benefits is more than eugh. Then she realizes Daniel is burning away the protective fortress around her heart ...and the guilty secret she dare t reveal.
Vivian Arend is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of both contemporary and paranormal fiction, including the Takhini Wolves series, the Granite Lake Wolves series, and the Forces of Nature books. Tatiana Sokolov narrates a variety of fiction but especially likes saucy romances. She lives in the Midwest with her menagerie of pets.