From the Inside Flap
When Carissa Lowe joins her sister on the rugged plains of Texas, her hope is to put aside the hurts of the past and make a future with her young daughter. What she didn't expect was to become reacquainted with the man who once saved her life.
Tyler Atherton is haunted by the knowledge that his father was murdered by Comanches. A burning desire to avenge his death drives Tyler...and threatens to consume him. But he also can't deny the claim Carissa has unwittingly made on his heart.
Burdened by tumultuous pasts, can two wounded hearts find the strength to surrender their wills to God...and embrace His perfect plan?
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From the Back Cover
A young widow nursing the wounds of her past...
A cowboy with demons of his own...
Though grateful for the blessing of her daughter, Carissa Lowe has accepted that widowhood is her lot in life. Bound by fear and mistrust, she feels incapable of opening her heart again.
Tyler Atherton has never forgotten Carissa. When he discovers she's living with her sister on a nearby ranch, his life becomes intertwined with the lovely widow's. And Carissa's daughter, Gloria, seems determined to wrap herself around his little finger. But while Tyler longs to provide a home and future for Carissa, he is haunted by an obligation he feels unable to fulfill.
Challenged by mounting hardships, can Carissa and Tyler preserve their fledgling love in a land as unforgiving and vibrant as the people who call it home?