For over three centuries, vampire Melissa Price has never given her heart away. To her, humans mean only sustenance and companionship without personal involvement. Cowboy Jaxon Granger is a womanizing chauvinist who uses women for physical pleasure and shuns emotional commitment. When destiny brings Lissa to Jax’s racehorse boarding facility for her skills as a veterinarian, there’s no going back to their former self-defeating and emotionally isolating habits. With love growing and unresolved issues in their pasts demanding confrontation and resolution, each must come to terms with the hurts that run deep in their hearts in order to have a chance at a future together.