Lawyer Shannon Coyle offers legal services to the needy at her small storefront, Last House on the Block. But the "Man With the Haunted Eyes" refuses her help, and she's not sure why she's so drawn to him. When Mitch Conner is beaten and left for dead, he awakes to find Shannon his strongest advocate. They team up to find out what happened to his ex-wife and son, who were drowned in mysterious circumstances. But his life is on the East Coast and she's settled in the West. Will the twain be able to meet? Diane Pershing's One Tough Avenger (4) is an intriguing blend of the real and hard-hitting and the whimsy of destiny. This unlikely pair of lovers should never have met, but once they do, they realize they're a perfect match!
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Sandra Garcia-Myers