Successful owner of the Misbegotten Gaines Ranch, Mattie Gaines has lived a full life. But when Will Jordan reappears in her life, he revives questions she thought she’d never have to face again. One kiss, and he reawakens a desire she’d assumed long gone…. More
Mattie Gaines has so much to be thankful for—three beautiful children who are well on their way to making great love matches, a successful family business that keeps her challenged every day. But a part of her will never forget her first love, and she longs for her own romance du jour.
Wanting a new start, Will Jordan returns to Freewill and wonders whatever happened to that firecracker Mattie Gaines. When he spies her at the first annual Thanksgiving cook-off, old feelings resurface. Will can’t forget Mattie’s kisses from long ago, and he wants to make her remember, too—even if it costs them both more than they bargained.