She was a woman trying to escape from her past
Desiree Palmer hasn’t been home in seven years, not since the death of her twin sister Destiny. Couple that with her fiancé leaving her just months later and Desiree ran north and never looked back. Now with the death of her grandfather, the last member of her family, she is forced to return to her childhood home, Crawford’s Corners. She’s prepared to deal with the inheritance of her family’s fortune but she’s not prepared to run into her former love.
He was a man trying to forget his mistakes
Grant Crawford’s family founded Crawford’s Corners and possesses one of its biggest fortunes. Since his father forced him to leave his high school sweetheart, Grant has thrown himself into the family business, making his own small fortune. When Desiree’s grandfather dies, he is unprepared for the storm of feelings that erupt inside him when he sees her at the funeral after all this time.
Falling back into old habits, Desiree and Grant share a night together that proves their love is still as real as ever. When Desiree discovers a shocking secret in the attic of her family home, will that love be enough to hold her up when her world falls down around her?