Emily Maguire's brother-in-law had always seemed intimidating and remote. But now that Emily was pregnant, widowed and humiliated by her late husband, Dillon was suddenly sticking too close for comfort. Oddly protective of Emily and her in-vitro baby-to-be, Dillon nurses her through morning sickness and even becomes her birthing coach. What unspoken secret made this rough-hewn male treat her so tenderly? And why did she respond tim him so shamelessly? It almost feels to her that Dillon was the father of her child--almost as if he loved her.