Berkley Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780425250952, 336pp.
Publication Date: August 7, 2012
Six years after trading in his combat gear for hospital scrubs, Luke Rafferty still hasn t found what he's been searching for: a normal life. At his job, Luke is faced with things just as heartbreaking as those on the battlefield, none more so than the abused children brought in by a pretty red-headed social worker.
For Devon Manning, being a social worker is a rewarding job, but also a constant reminder of her own troubled youth. Devon takes everything one day at a time unable to form a relationship with anyone except the children she rescues.
A DESIRE TO HEAL
When Luke meets Devon, he thinks he might have found what he's been looking for, but in order to get the life he wants, Luke has to break through Devon's emotional barriers and make her realize that his healing touch might be just the complication her life needs
“Intense, sexy…Ms. Walker has created another unforgettable…fast-paced, edgy tale.”—Fallen Angel Reviews
“An excellently crafted mystery and romance!” —Errant Dreams Reviews
“Suspense, romance, and an ending that I can’t say anything about—because that would be a spoiler…I recommend reading this one.”—The Best Reviews