"It's the opportunity of her career, a story that may save Nona Gregory's job at one of North Carolina's most respected papers and put the ambitious reporter on the map. All she has to do is get reserved architect Ken Yamada to open up about what inspires his unique art. But soon Nona finds herself beginning to fall for the part-time musician who plays the drums with a beat so dangerously in sync with her heart. Fiercely protective of his scandalous past, Ken is surprised that Nona's in-depth profile starts to uncover the real man behind his legend. Nona shares a love of music and a passion so deep that Ken doesn't want to believe that she could betray his trust. The scoop of a lifetime would expose a family secret that might destroy his career while making Nona's. Is she willing to sacrifice their chance for a future in perfect harmony?"--page  of cover.