The sharpest ache comes from wanting what you think you can't have...
Maybe Dolan has lived independent, free spirited, and unattached since leaving home at sixteen. Whiskey Sharp, Seattle's sexy vintage–style barbershop and whiskey bar, gave her a job – and a reason to put down roots. Cutting hair by day, losing herself drumming in a punk rock band by night, she's got it good. But a long–time crush that turns into a hot, edgy night with brooding and bearded Alexsei Petrov makes it a hell of a lot better.
Maybe's blunt attitude and carnal smile hooked Alexsei from the start. Protecting people is part of his nature and Maybe is meant to be his…even if she doesn't know it yet. He can't help himself from wanting to care for her.
But Maybe's fiery independent spirit means pushing back when Alexsei goes too far. Maybe's more intoxicating than all the liquor on his shelf…and he's not afraid to ride the blade's edge to bind her to him.
'Pulse–pounding...Dane delivers!' – Jaci Burton, New York Times bestselling author