Annie Parker came to Silver Mesa, Arizona, because it was the only place she'd found where folks think a woman doctor was better than no doctor at all. When Rafe McCay breaks into her office one winter night with a bullet in his side and a bounty hunter at his back, Annie is swept along on a thrilling odyssey of love and longing.
Linda S. Howington is a bestselling romance author writing under the pseudonym Linda Howard. She has written many
New York Times bestsellers, including
Up Close and Dangerous,
Drop Dead Gorgeous,
Cover of Night,
To Die For,
Kiss Me While I Sleep,
Cry No More, and
Dying to Please. She is a charter member of Romance Writers of America and in 2005 Howard was awarded their Career Achievement Award. Linda lives in Gadsden, Alabama, with her husband, Gary F. Howington, and two golden retrievers. She has three grown stepchildren and three grandchildren.