From the back cover-An offer she couldn't refuse...Because Anita Sutton had three young children and no experience, it took all of her efforts to convince Tate Pardell to hire her as his live-in housekeeper. But once they moved in together and settled down, it was the perfect arrangement... Until Anita's late husband's parents turned up, suing for custody of the children!... And Tate proposed marriage!... As he explained it, the best wasy for Anita to keep her family was to add Tate to it! But marriage was something neither of them trusted...until they did it together and their hearts got involved.