Ryan Delaney is on a wild-goose chase trying to find Kathryn, his fathers friends long-lost daughter. His chase leads to the bank in Tombstone, Arizona. When Ryan enters the bank he finds himself in the middle of a hold-up and becomes part of the gang led by Lex Johnson, the man who can lead him to Kathryn.

When Lex is killed, Ryan takes over as the protector of Kit, Lexs sidekick. Soon he realizes that Kit is Kathryn.

Kathryn returns to town and Ryan finds her and persuades her to come with him and see her father. She agrees, not only to see her father, but because she is attracted to Ryan.

Ryan doesnt trust women, but making love to Kathryn is like no other experience he has had. When they arrive at the ranch, Kathryn is faced with a sick father and a jealous half-sister, Teresa, who wants Ryan for herself.

Teresa does her best to make trouble for Kathryn, who flees. When Ryan chases after her, he is arrested because of his association with the gang and his resemblance to an outlaw. It is up to Kathryn to try and rescue him, with her father and the Delaney brothers help.

This is the last book in Ms. Masons trilogy about the unforgettable Delaney brothers. Ryan and Kathryns story stands on its own and proves to readers that doubts and fears can be overcome when love is strong. Ms. Mason does not disappoint. SENSUAL (Aug., 380 pp., $5.99)

Reviewed by: 
Evelyn Feiner