Catherine never meant to see her boss’s nemesis naked. Who goes skinny dipping in November, anyway? When hotshot lawyer Catherine Jones fumbles a huge case in a very public way, she’s shaken to her core. She was burned once before, and she’s built a career—and a life—around never letting it happen again. Crying burnout, Cat’s boss and mentor sends her to his lake house in Jewel Lakes County, New York, for some mandatory R&R.
Sometimes in order to find love you have to get close to death… Or at least that’s the way Winter Daniels is hoping it will turn out. For over a year now Winter has been on a dating hiatus. She’s finally done with the notion that there is a “happily ever after” out there with her name on it. Yet when a heroic, breathtaking stranger rescues her from an attack on her life, their shared attraction is evident, and Winter can’t help but be drawn to him. However, faced with the possibility of losing him before truly knowing him, will she finally get her happy ending, or does meeting under horrible circumstances foreshadow a relationship to end in the same?