From Ashes (LexTal Chronicles) (Volume 3) - Elise Faber

Gabby has been holding secret her past from those around her even from Mason the one person forces herself to fight her attractions for.

Mason lost his wife and son to an attack and ever since has not allowed his feelings to show especially for Gabby.

A sudden dawning of the bond between them has them scrambling to put their feelings in order.

The past threatens their hope for the future but clarity shines when push comes to shove or perhaps falling.