An unsolved murder haunts those who live and work at Dead River Ranch. When called to care for the ailing Colton patriarch, Dr. Levi Colton must face the father who never claimed him. He's not looking for distraction, but he finds it in Kate McCord, the irresistible pastry chef. Beneath her sweet smile are scars from her own tragedy—and a determination for justice.
As a wildfire forces them together with an unknown killer, Levi and Kate must confront an attraction that flares hotter than flames. They edge closer to the truth, discovering that the secret that links their pasts could lead them straight into the killer's trap.
This was a great read that had everything. It had murder and mystery and even passion along with baking. When Levi showed up to take care of a father that never claimed him. he never thought he would end up falling in love with the pastry chef. When secrets are finally revealed about the car wreck that killed Kate’s husband and child; Kate and Levi’s worlds are torn apart. Will their love be strong enough to survive the fall out?