by Karen Michelle Nutt
Ace McTavish is visited the day before hanging by a captivating woman who points a knife at his throat then kisses him breathless. After a promise of rescue, Samantha Skelley reluctantly leaves her latest assignment in his jail cell. With her partner, Denny Randeli, she's been sent to 1879 Bodie, California, to keep this man alive. But Ace has his own agenda which severely complicates matters.