At fourteen, Luke Calloway was left for dead. Now he’s on a trail of vengeance as he seeks out the men who killed his parents. He soon discovers that the person responsible is a corrupt man who wields his power to brand the young man a criminal. With revenge as his constant companion, Luke quickly finds himself playing the part of an outlaw. But love has a way of changing things.
Maddie Brannigan is all her father has left—but the broken-down gambler is still willing to offer his daughter as his stake in a game of chance. Deciding to take her own chances, Maddie runs away—only to fall in love with a “wanted” man. Now both Luke and Maddie must overcome their troubled pasts if they are going to build a future together. However, history has a way of repeating itself, and bounty hunters are still looking for Luke. Can he really become a changed man? [from publisher web site]