HE WAS WORTH STAYING UP FOR…Boy-next-doorNick Sinclair had grown up into a hunk extraordinaire—that was Ryanne Whitaker's first shock on reencountering her sexy, single-dad neighbor. The second was that she was facing this broad-shouldered Mr. Gorgeous across the barrel of a gun! Turned out Nick was now sheriff of their Iowa hometown and had mistaken Ryanne for an intruder…but meeting him again like that had certainly unsettled her settling in….Ryanne had planned her stay in town to be temporary. But that was before Nick kissed her! Was it time for Ryanne to trade in the bright lights of the big city for the warm glow of hearth and home?