A scarred special operative meets his match with the woman determined to save him from himself.
It was just a little accident—but it changed his life.
Special Xtreme Ops team, River Hepburn wakes in the hospital to the sight of Sacha—his best friend’s little sister—watching over him. Their emotional bond over her brother’s death is undeniable, but he isn’t prepared to feel more. All he wants to do is return to the line of duty.
Accident and injuries are words Sascha Lacey understands, but the name connected with them take her by surprise. Agreeing to nurse River’s injuries is the easy part, but dealing with his brand of stubbornness is far from it. Nor is she prepared for is his fiery kisses —or the emotions that blossom from the heat. Except River is different…a changed man from the boy who left small-town Texas.
Guilt and ghosts of the past can’t stop River’s raw urges when it comes to keeping his hands off Sascha, but what are few scorching nights of passion? Sascha may find his stubborn streak irritating, but can she trust the changed man with her heart?
Em Petrova was raised by hippies in the wilds of Pennsylvania but told her parents at the age of four she wanted to be a gypsy when she grew up. She has a soft spot for babies, puppies and 90s Grunge music and believes in Bigfoot and aliens. She started writing at the age of twelve and prides herself on making her characters larger than life and her sex scenes hotter than hot.
She burst into the world of publishing in 2010 after having five beautiful bambinos and figuring they were old enough to get their own snacks while she pounds away at the keys. In her not-so-spare time, she is fur-mommy to a Labradoodle named Daisy Hasselhoff.