In this book we meet Hunter Thorne and Tess Cassidy. They were high school sweethearts and Tess had visions of them getting married and living in their small town. However Hunter had other plans and the summer after graduation Tess learns what they are. They are not about getting married they are about Hunter joining the military. Tess is heartbroken for the first time; the next will be when she learns that her husband has been cheating on her. Tess wonders if this is it for her and vows to never trust a man again. Little did she know that her first love was going to come back to town again. Will this be a good thing or just another heartbreak for her to get over?
Hunter never had any plans to return to Maple Ridge after he graduated and joined the military. Little did he know he would feel the need to repay some old debts and that would bring him face to face with his high school sweetheart. The one that got away and he has never forgotten. However he has no plans on staying back in town this time and he knows the best thing he can do for her is just finish what he came there for and get out of town. He just can’t though because he believes that she has more in her than she is giving herself credit for. He wants her to fulfill her dreams and potentials and will do anything to help her. Can he help the one woman he can’t forget without hurting her this time or will this be another regret that he will have to live with?
This is a great story about finding love and learning what you will do to keep that love. There are twists and turns in this story that I want to tell you all about but don’t want to ruin the book for anyone else. I will say this book will have you hooked from the first word to the very end. I would recommend this book to anyone and everyone.