by Brenda Novak
Book 2 in the Dundee, Idaho series (2003)
Publisher: Harlequin Superromance
The story starts with Rebecca sort of engaged to a mild mannered guy she met on the internet. He delayed their wedding which makes Rebecca look bad to her family.
The town of Dundee, Idaho, Mayor has a wild child named Rebecca Wells. She’s had a rivalry going on with Josh Hill, a local horse breeder, ever since his family moved into the house across the street from hers when they were kids. They tormented each other throughout school. Everyone knows that she’s a troublemaker and that Josh is the Golden Boy Who Can Do No Wrong.
Rebecca Wells desperately wants to overcome her reputation. She’s finally trying to put an end to her twenty-four-year rivalry with the perfect Josh Hill, a rivalry that began when she was a kid and the Hills moved in across the street. Great-looking, popular, a successful horse rancher, Josh is Dundee’s golden boy—and the son her father always wanted.
But even when her father insists they call a truce, it’s hard for Rebecca to drop her resentment of Josh. She refuses to acknowledge that she feels more for him than she’s ever let on. The man she loves to hate is also the man she’d hate to love!