Having had everything taken from him when he was thrown out of Heaven, William Bradford plays poker like he has nothing to lose. When he is ordered to protect Abby Hanson, William doesn’t realize his heart is at risk from a woman who despises men who gamble.
Abby Hanson can’t believe her luck. As a blackjack dealer in Reno, she meets all kinds of men and doesn’t respect any of them. When one of her regulars won’t take no for an answer, Abby turns to the infamous William Bradford for help. Soon she finds herself re-evaluating her decision not to get involved with a man who brings back memories of the past she would love to forget.
Though she hates gambling and he has sworn never to love again, the two of them find they can’t fight the attraction that leaves them burning for each other. Will they be able to save themselves from a mad man who wants them dead?