Corporate law has given Val Covington high profile
successand no time for a life. Recklessly, she walks
away from her uptown job and starts her own practice,
determined to do work that matters. Renting a remodeled
church gives her an added bonus in the form of her
landlord. Rob Smith is the kind of guy Val is always
attracted to: mysterious, handsome and haunted. Which
means, based on her track record, that he is also a loser;
but this time, she's smart enough to avoid involvement
with the wrong man.
Then Val's assistant makes a desperate plea for help in
saving her one-time lover from being executed for a crime
he didn't' commit. Val agrees to try, but success seems
impossible. Then Rob, who has private reasons for wanting
to work with Val, offers his formidable investigative
skills in the quest of justice. Working against the clock,
Rob and Val discover irresistible passion as well a s long
hidden secrets. But can two very different people change
enough to build a life together?
Perhaps they can, when fate takes a hand...
From the bestselling author Mary Jo Putney comes an
emotionally charged story of a man and a woman brought
together by a passion for justice, a hunger to change, and
a ... Twist of Fate