Beautiful and innocent Ava Keene lives a quiet life of schedules and routine surrounded by the bustle of Manhattan until she meets the man of her dreams. Strikingly handsome Xander Wilder is everything she hoped for in a man. He is kind, caring, honest and protective. The only problem is that he is also her boss at the law firm where they both work. Her world gets thrown into turmoil when he admits his love for her. She succumbs to his charms only to find out that he has been hiding secrets. His deception creates a chain of events that will change their lives, forever.
Four years later, Ava Keene is alone and miserable. Her beloved, Xander Wilder has left her in the midst of tragedy. She has moved on with her career by immersing herself in her studies, while her personal life is non-existent. She pines away for Xander, wishing he would come back to her. The year of her graduation brings about new contact with him, lavender roses, a stolen picture, a text. But her efforts to reunite with him go unanswered. It’s not until a planned trip and an unplanned repair that bring them back together. But there are forces working to tear them apart and make their separation forever permanent. Can they overcome the past and those working to break them apart?
Finally, with their reconciliation complete, Ava and Xander are moving forward with their lives together. They settle into everyday life and deal with the changes they will have to face while they prepare for their wedding and Ava’s budding career. But a specter from their past lurks to destroy the happiness they have found. Liam wants nothing more than revenge, and to get it; he will exact a plan that will leave them fighting for their lives. Who will survive?
“MJ Masucci is an exciting new author and brilliant story teller – The intricacies of the plot are effortlessly woven with twists, turns and surprises, and you want to keep reading.”