Two previously released books now in 1 volume . . .
"The Last Mercenary" by Diana Palmer
The last mercenary was about to retire his gun . . . but that was before the virginal beauty from Micah Steele's past was kidnapped by his sworn enemy. Traveling far and wide to rescue Callie Kirby from a dangerous desperado was far less daunting than trying to combat Micah's potent desire for the feisty young woman. Though her beguiling innocence and sassy spirit penetrated Micah's granite heart, bitter discord had shattered their trust and torn them apart. Still, the heavenly taste of Callie's sweetly tempting lips -- and the heady rush of her satiny-soft body yielding to him so trustingly -- was slowly driving Micah insane. Was the last mercenary finally ready to claim his bride?
"A Man Apart" by Ginna Gray
Maude Ann knew she was in trouble when wounded detective Matthew Dolan was sent to Henley Haven to recuperate. The nurturing foster mom couldn't afford to fall for another man in blue, yet Matt's piercing eyes and gut-wrenching loneliness stirred something deep inside of her. Now it wasn't a question of IF she'd surrender to their electrifying passion but WHEN . . .