By Donna Marie Rogers
Published: January 30, 2013.
When young widow Lily McCourt is attacked by neighboring ranch hands, Trace Hammond comes to her rescue. For Lily, it was love at first sight, and she’s sure Trace feels the same, but his loyalty to her dead husband has kept him from acting on his feelings. If she wants to break the reluctant cowboy's stubborn sense of honor, she'll have to shed more than her petticoats to brand him as her own.