|| With Royce Chadwick's love, Breanna Colby feels like she can survive anything. But can he strike down the evil stalking her before it's too late-for both of them?A past shadowed by violence once forced Breanna Colby to retreat from the world. Even now, with a treacherous enemy finally locked away, a nameless, faceless evil still stalks her. Determined to finally live on her own terms, Breanna vows to unmask a killer, but she can't do it alone.Royce Chadwick has a rare talent for finding people the law can't touch. A loner by choice, he lives by a simple creed: Do the job and don't get emotionally involved. But Breanna arouses something even deeper than his fierce need to protect her. As desires ignite into all-consuming passion, he knows he's playing a dangerous game. On the trail of a slippery assassin who won't rest until Breanna and her twin cousin are destroyed, Royce is about to break every one of his rules-and this time he's risking more than his heart.