After two tours in Iraq, Ridge returns to the Five Oaks Ranch to take his place in the business. But he struggles with nightmares and the memories of everything he's seen in the last seven years. Always the toughest of the siblings, he's turned hard-edged and even harder to get close to. When the new veterinarian comes in and starts to chisel her way through his stone façade, Ridge tries to ignore the electricity that sparks between them.
Having a father who thought business came first and his daughter last had affected her. But when Jess turned 21 he gave her a gift that would change her life and add an unexpected love. What was behind such an extravagant and unexpected gift? Would her father's business partner put a stop to any happiness that she could have or would the man of her dreams take her away from it all. Jess would soon find out her father's sinister plan. When tragedy strikes will she find her Ghost Lover or will all be lost.