Carol Preflatish has worked in social services for over thirty years. Her interest in writing began in high school when she worked as a reporter, photographer, and sport's editor for the school newspaper. She has had many photographs published in newspapers and magazines. Publications include two non-fiction books and several romantic suspense novels. Carol is a member of the Sisters in Crime organization. She lives in southern Indiana, where she shares a log cabin with her husband and two cats in what seems like an enchanted forest with a menagerie of wildlife constantly visiting.
A year long sabbatical from teaching leads Tessa Cooper to the mountains of Tennessee. The last thing on her mind is falling in love. Then she meets sexy Silas Newberry, the man building the garage behind her cabin. Tessa is determined to learn more about him, but can Silas keep her safe without revealing his biggest secret of all?