Tatum West is the author of the Bridge to Abingdon series, which includes Steele My Heart, A Fighting Chance, Chase Me Home, and Silver Fox. Visit her at tatumwest.com.
Gil: I was tired of working the police beat in Northern Cali. Exhausted-my whole body was yearning for a place I hadn't been in years, my old home. When my mama died, I knew I had to come back, and a pay bump and new job as police chief sealed the deal.