In order to love, he had to become a stranger...

Money. It was all Emerson Wyatt MacVey lived for. Ruthless and demanding, the womanizing corporate raider hadn't thought twice about destroying the tiny backwater town of Angel Falls, Minnesota - or about running Carrie Alexander's life.

But suddenly - in the blink of an eye - Emerson received the gift of a second chance at love. He became his own alter ego - sexy, raven-haired Gabriel Falcone. And on a windswept, snow Thanksgiving night, he arrived in Angel Falls and on Carrie's doorstep.

Without divulging his identity, could Emerson - the new Emerson - right his wrongs and claim the one woman he should have loved?