- Imajin Books
- Release Date
- March 2018
In the wild Colorado mountains, a feisty single mom battles passionately with an ex-military, sexist, corporate star at a business retreat where only one can win a huge prize. But when a massive flood imperils their love and survival, they learn the meaning of true partnership.
Ramona Soto faced harsh reality years ago when a roving con man knocked her up. Now, at thirty-something, she is concentrating on her career in a major telecommunications firm. Her obsession is to fund college for her teenage son. Enter Desmond Emmett, fast talker, smooth operator, who thrown together with this spunky independent woman at a corporate retreat in the wilderness to compete for a huge prize. New to the office, the ex-serviceman possesses every negative quality for the guy she should avoid. Matched with Raye as teammates, Des soon is entranced by this independent, hard-working woman.
See-sawing between attraction and antagonism, Raye and Des struggle in an uneasy, reluctant duo to complete a mountain scavenger hunt and create a corporate cheer. Do they deserve one another? Are they soul mates? No matter, for Des too needs the prize desperately to underwrite medical treatments for his adored little sister. But only one can win. Neither can retreat to help the other unless love is of greater value than money. Then a massive flash flood sweeps down the rocky canyon. They must put aside their differences to rescue their colleagues and their future as a couple as they learn the meaning of true partnership.