A girl hiding from her wicked stepmother. A magistrate who'd lie to protect her.
Caley Cartwright has an idyllic life until her mother dies of a heart attack at age thirty. Mired in misery over the loss of his wife, Callum Cartwright makes a fatal mistake--he marries Onella Brood, a lethal blonde. On Caley's seventeenth birthday, Onella poisons Callum and orders Caley's murder. Only the man hired to kill Caley sets her free.
Devin Blake has already lied about his age to get the job of magistrate of Cottage Grove. He's forced to lie again when strangers start asking questions about the girl known as Snow White. When she enters the lottery he's forced to do the unthinkable to protect her--cheat. If he isn't fired, he still has to worry about being judged by the Brennanmen, and then there's Snow who is so determined to avoid him she runs headlong into danger.
Two people running from different things are about to find each other and fall in love while dodging a black widow.