David Marks is looking for the perfect place to film his new web series and recover from his latest failed relationship. When reclusive writer Michael Sharp opens his Montana ranch to paying guests, David knows he's found the right place-but he doesn't expect to find Mr. Right too.Forty years ago Michael Sharp's father was murdered in front of him. No one believed a six-year-old boy's testimony against the powerful Carver brothers. For years Michael has lived in self-imposed exile, the only living witness who can bring down the Carver criminal empire. But now the money is running out, and he's forced to play host to a troupe of temperamental web actors and their energetically attractive director in order to stay alive.The Carvers aren't about to stand for rebellion. Michael has outlived his usefulness. Now Michael and David have to find a way to end this fight once and for all, finding justice for Michael's father and meeting David's funding deadline-all before one or both of them ends up dead.States of Love:Stories of romance that span every corner of the United States.