Bear shifter Dusty Kirkland never forgave himself for causing the tragic accident that nearly killed his best friend Laurie. After enduring a litany of hate from members of their small town, he left, vowing never to return. But years later, a phone call from Laurie changes everything. He returns to Yellowstone Mountain to take care of his late sister’s 13-year-old son. Dusty doesn’t deserve redemption, but he needs it. He’s determined to get a second chance with his mate. He may be a bad boy bear shifter, but behind his growly face and ripped body, he’s hiding a heart of gold. He’ll do whatever it takes to convince his mate that they deserve happiness, and if he’s lucky, he’ll have a second chance at finding love.