After tragedy tore her family apart, Dr Kristy Dark fled home to the steamy north with her feisty teenage daughter, Abby. She hoped being part of the small community would help them both heal. When late one sultry night Conor staggers into the emergency department supporting a local fisherman with a gunshot wound, she has no inkling her world is about to be turned on its head.
As a cyclone tears through Cooktown, cutting them off from the world, the real killer moves to silence any witnesses. With their lives on the line, Kristy will have to summon her courage and place her trust in Conor, or they'll both lose someone they love.
A gripping new novel of high drama and desire by Australia's award-winning master of romantic suspense.
'With Northern Heat Helene Young firmly establishes herself as one of the leading queens of rural romance.' Cheryl Akle, Better Reading
'Well told, sexy adventure.' Coffs Coast Advocate