HANNAH: Golden-haired and blue-eyed, she was lovely enough to make any man forget the past. Any man except Buck Hobson. For though she had more than fulfilled the promise of beauty in the fourteen-year-old girl he'd once known, Buck would always remember that back then he had been her father's whipping boy, helpless and abused. Well, he was helpless no longer, and now he would have his revenge by taking the old man's ranch and making it his own. The only thing he hadn't counted on was falling in love with Hannah, whose gentle sweetness could heal his battered heart if only he would only let her.