When Julia advertises for a husband, a bad-boy-turned-Mountie from her past shows up in town.
“Smoldering emotions will break your heart and in the end, leave you with a satisfying sigh.” –Romance Junkies
Julia O’Shea could use a rugged man by her side as she’s running her busy newspaper in Calgary and raising her young son alone. The young widow’s unique solution is to advertise for a gentleman husband. She’s dismayed when Ryan Reid arrives.
Ryan loved and left her ten years ago. To everyone’s surprise, the black sheep of the Reid family has returned as an upstanding Mountie surgeon and commander. It doesn’t change how badly Ryan treated Julia. For her, there’s no such thing as second chances. But in all these years, Ryan has never forgotten Julia. She’s still as intelligent, beautiful and passionate. Now in his effort to save the town from a dangerous unfolding disaster, Ryan wonders if he and Julia were ever meant to be together…
“An emotionally intense, wonderfully satisfying tale of love and redemption.” -Booklist