Skylar Fox was a free spirit with a turbulent past. She hid behind her carefully constructed façade, because it was the only way she knew to protect herself.
Life was easier, less messy when you only had to look out for yourself, when you didn’t need to rely on anyone else. No one had managed to scale the walls she put up after an abusive past. Her life was now the way she wanted it; slow determined steps forward and away from her past.
Cooper Wade knew what it was like to lose at love. He’d had his heart trampled in the most public way, dumped at the altar in front of his friends and family.
He’d sworn off love entirely, only when a chance encounter turns everything upside down, it has him questioning whether a broken heart can be fixed or whether he’s simply opening himself up to be burnt again.
When you play with fire, you’re bound to get burnt.