A story of misplaced expectations from #1 New York
Times bestselling author Nora Roberts.
For a change of pace, renowned anthropologist Kasey Wyatt takes a
job working for bestselling author Jordan Taylor, who needs helps
researching his latest novel about the Plains Indians.
Upon arriving at Jordan's impressive Palm Springs estate, Kasey
finds all the trappings of a family, but none of the warmth.
Jordan's forbidding mother is immediately suspicious of her, while
Jordan's shy and serious orphaned niece represses her curiosity.
Jordan himself is an expert at hiding his emotions behind an
Hardly the quiet and bookish woman they were all expecting, Kasey
infuses their lives with light and laughter. And suddenly Jordan
finds himself drawn to a woman unlike any he has ever desired, one
who is able to transform his day-to-day existence into a life worth
Includes a preview of Nora Roberts' novel Shadow
Tonight and Always previously appeared in From the