Piper Greenlee is desperate to get out of Sugar Hollow. After her ex-husband's notorious scandal and their subsequent divorce, her life and reputation are in tatters. Not to mention the disturbing feelings she's started to have for a longtime friend recently. She's ready to leave all that behind, start over somewhere far away and reinvent herself.
But the past isn't done with her yet. When it lands on her doorstep this time, the consequences could prove fatal. She has no choice but to turn to the one man in town she knows can protect her...the man she's not ready to face her true feelings for.
He'll fight to convince her she's already home.
DEA FAST agent Easton Colebrook has loved Piper for years and been forced to stay silent. It killed him to stand back and watch her marry the wrong man, but now that her divorce has been finalized and she's had time to heal, he's making his move. The problem is, she's determined to see him only as a friend, and worse-Wyatt's little brother.
When he arrives home after another rotation in Afghanistan, Easton is ready to put his plan into action. Then he learns that Piper is planning to move halfway across the country, forcing him to act immediately. Before he can tell her how he feels, her ex drags her into a potentially lethal situation. Easton steps in, vowing to protect her at all costs. But in order to finally claim the woman who's owned his heart for as long as he can remember, he and Piper will have to outsmart a deadly enemy hell bent on targeting them to exact his revenge.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Wyatt's Stand was the first book I read by Kaylea Cross and I was hooked. She has everything I love - unique characters, lots of suspense and action, and wonderful, sizzling romantic scenes. It's clear that Cross puts a great deal of research into the details of military operations which I appreciate. I like that her characters aren't perfect, cookie cutouts. They have insecurities and strengths.
First review Awesome book loved it awesome story between Easton and Piper and glad they got together and she didn't move that far out of town and moved in with Easton in Virginia and too bad her ex-husband had to die but he did do her wrong and glad to see she got with Easton in the end and can't wait to read Charlie and Jamie's story soon.