After Promise Hayes loses her self-respect and Perfect Powers, she flees to the west as a mail-order bride. When her groom dies on their wedding night, Promise Hayes O’Keefe is left with one-half of the thriving O’Keefe Ranch, an adorable baby – and under suspicion of murder. Determined to create a new life, the amethyst-eyed beauty zealously guards her secrets.
When former U.S. Marshal Seamus O. Riley arrives to claim his half of the OK Ranch, he immediately suspects the beautiful widow of foul play in the death of his best friend. Riley is just as determined to uncover the spell-binding widow’s secrets as she is to protect them.
Can Promise learn to trust her heart again in the arms of the astonishingly handsome Irishman? And can a man who’s spent his life roaming the Nevada territory find happiness in settling down?