Dakota and Diego’s do-over first date is going so well—until the alcalde himself crashes the party with veiled threats and the suggestion that Dakota will make an excellent addition to his harem of stolen women.
Victoria’s greedy uncle wants her dead.
She’s forced to flee her family home.
Seeking refuge at an isolated mansion, she discovers the family friend has died.
His heir, a brooding, Byronic man, has no time for the persistent stranger on his doorstep.