Genre: Suspense

29 Sep '18

Review Post : Through the Fire by Katie Ruggle (3 Stars)

Review Post : Through the Fire by Katie Ruggle (3 Stars)

Through the Fire by Katie Ruggle Series: Rocky Mountain K9 Unit #4 Published by Sourcebooks, Inc. on 2018-08-28 Genres: Action & Adventure, Romance, Suspense, Thrillers Pages: 416 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Kit Jernigan despairs of ever fitting in with her new tight-knit K9 unit. They’ve been through too much to open their arms to a stranger―and as mysterious fires begin raging across Monroe, she can’t convince them to trust her long enough to catch the woman she knows is responsible. Wesley March, local fire spotter, knows Kit is right, and he’s willing to help her prove it. But the more time they spend together, the closer they get…and the more danger they’re in. A member of the K9 unit’s inner circle is determined to get revenge―no matter who gets burned in the process. This time, it’s personal. FTC :  I received this book from NetGalley for a fair and honest review. Book Tags : #K9-character #Cop #heroine-to-adore #nerd-hero #kids-in-story #dog #romantic-suspense #violence #arson #part-of-a-series Content… Keep Reading »

10 Feb '18

Review – Survive the Night by Katie Ruggle (2 Stars)

Review –  Survive the Night by Katie Ruggle (2 Stars)

Survive the Night by Katie Ruggle Series: Rocky Mountain K9 Unit #3 Published by Sourcebooks, Inc. on 2018-02-06 Genres: Action & Adventure, Romance, Suspense Pages: 416 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • He’s always been a haven: For the lost. The sick. The injured. But when a hunted woman takes shelter in his arms, this gentle giant swears he’ll do more than heal her battered spirit―he’ll defend her with his life. K9 Officer Otto Gunnersen always had a soft spot for anyone in need. As Monroe’s very own Dr. Doolittle, he dedicates himself to rehabilitating the injured souls that cross his path―but for all his big heart, he’s never been in love. Until he meets Sarah Clifton’s haunted eyes. Until he realizes he’ll do anything to save her. All Sarah wants is to escape a life caught between ambitious crime families, but there’s no outrunning her past. Her power-mad brother would hunt her to the ends of the earth…but he’d never expect Sarah to fight back. With… Keep Reading »

22 Aug '17

Review – Skinwalker by Faith Hunter (4.5 Stars)

Review – Skinwalker by Faith Hunter (4.5 Stars)

Skinwalker by Faith Hunter Series: Jane Yellowrock #1 Published by Penguin on 2009-07-07 Genres: Fiction, Paranormal, Suspense, UF Pages: 336 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • First in a brand new series from the author of the Rogue Mage novels Jane Yellowrock is a supernatural skinwalker–one sharing her body with the soul of a mountain lion. When the rogue-vampire hunter is hired to hunt down a particularly nasty vamp, Jane is drawn into the steamy New Orleans vampire society where she learns the ins-and-outs of the “sane” vampire culture, more about her own Cherokee heritage, and we are drawn into a rousing, fast-paced thriller. FTC : I bought this as part of the Jul Challenge. I then bought and read the entire series. Hash-tags : #Urban-fantasy #strong-heroine #shapeshifters #vampires #smexy #reread #favourite #glommed-the-series Quick Scores : Plot : 5/5 Characters : 4.5/5 Romance : NA Smexy scenes : NA Nix Synopsis :  Jane Yellowrock is a kick-ass vampire hunter with a mysterious past (even to her!) and… Keep Reading »

24 Jun '17

Firefighters fail to ignite my love of Seeing Red by Jill Shalvis (2 Stars)

Firefighters fail to ignite my love of Seeing Red by Jill Shalvis (2 Stars)

Seeing Red by Jill Shalvis Series: Firefighers #3 Published by Grand Central Publishing on 2013-08-06 Genres: Suspense Pages: 336 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Summer Abrams nearly died trying to save her father from a warehouse fire that, in the end, took his life. Consumed by guilt, she never set foot back in the town where her world fell apart. But now, twelve years later, another fire has ripped through that very warehouse, drawing Summer back to Ocean Beach–and to the man who was once her best friend…and is now a wildly sexy fire marshal who ignites her deepest desires. Joe Walker has spent most of his life keeping people at bay. Summer was the only person he’d ever let in, but she’d broken his heart–and then took off without a word. After all these years, she’s back–and she won’t leave until they track down the arsonist responsible for this latest fire. Now Walker, who swore he’d never fall for Summer again, discovers he can’t resist… Keep Reading »

24 Sep '15

A Nix Review : Hard as Ice by Raven Scott (3.5 Stars)

A Nix Review : Hard as Ice by Raven Scott (3.5 Stars)

Hard as Ice by Raven Scott Series: Fortis #1 Published by Kensington Publishing Corporation on 2015-07-28 Genres: Suspense Pages: 352 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • When money is no object, discretion is essential, and time is of the essence, the police are not an option. That’s when the wealthy and powerful call on the men of Fortis—a trio of former government agents with elite military training—not to mention charm and good looks… Now that Evan DaCosta has recovered from an injury sustained in his work with the CIA, he’s ready to continue his life of adventure, intrigue, and service. That means joining Fortis—and taking on the recovery of precious jewels stolen from a prestigious auction house. The list of suspects is long, but Evan is focused on the possibility of an inside job. Now he’ll have to go undercover and stay close to the gorgeous business manager, Nia James. That won’t be a problem….But if she’s the thief, she just may steal his heart in the… Keep Reading »

22 Jul '15

Review Post : Wanted by Dee Tenorio (4 Stars)

Review Post : Wanted by Dee Tenorio (4 Stars)

Wanted by Dee Tenorio Series: Deadly Secrets #2 Published by Macmillan on 2015-07-21 Genres: Suspense Pages: 258 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Ignite presents an all-new romance you won’t want to miss… Some secrets are worth dying for… Undersheriff and former Marine Rick Trelane had one constant his entire life – his friendship with Whitney Peterson. Through thick and thin, she has never faltered. Never blamed. But when her former lover turns up dead, Rick must look past the walls he’s built to the woman he thought he knew inside and out…and discover he was wrong. Whitney has secrets, deadly ones. The deeper he digs, the more he sees her as a woman he desires. And suspects. But as bodies start turning up, so does the evidence against her. Now the air is thick with secrets and shadows and giving into the longing could turn both their worlds upside down. Because this killer is just getting started… FTC : I got this from the publisher for… Keep Reading »

15 Mar '15

Review Post : Running Blind by Cindy Gerard (1 Star)

Review Post : Running Blind by Cindy Gerard (1 Star)

Running Blind by Cindy Gerard Series: One Eyed Jacks #3 Published by Pocket Books on 02-24-25 Genres: Suspense Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Tension sizzles in this new book in the One-Eyed Jacks series byNew York Times bestseller Cindy Gerard: a sexy, pulse-pounding story featuring special ops agent Jamie Cooper and a female cyber analyst as they fight for justice and fall in love. No commitments, no promises, no looking back. Those are her rules. They used to be his rules, too. Counterterrorism operative and shameless playboy Jamie Cooper has gone head-to-head with some formidable opponents, but none so quick-witted, free-spirited, and smokin’ hot as security analyst Rhonda Burns. She lives up to her name, all fiery passion and zero inhibitions. In the wake of a sniper attack that leaves a close friend clinging to life, the duo is pegged to undertake the One-Eyed Jacks’ latest security mission alone—an assignment that leads them to a top-secret desert military facility. Almost immediately, the sexual tension… Keep Reading »

07 Oct '14

A Nix Review – Convicted by Dee Tenorio (3.5 Stars)

A Nix Review – Convicted by Dee Tenorio (3.5 Stars)

Convicted by Dee Tenorio Series: Deadly Secrets#2 Published by Macmillan on 2014-08-18 Genres: Suspense Pages: 241 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • A thrilling suspense from Entangled’s Ignite imprint… The only thing more dangerous than passion is the truth. Former Marine and new Sheriff’s Deputy Cade Evigan is hanging onto his damaged soul—and his personal code—by a thread. His current mission? Weed out a violent motorcycle crew from a small mountain town. The problem? Katrina Killian, a woman standing firmly on the other side of the law, smack in the middle of the gang he’s there to destroy. She may get under his skin, but the sultry biker has criminal written all over her. So why can’t he see her like any other convict? For two years, Katrina has been a DEA agent hiding in plain sight amidst a pack of killers, working to put an end to the gang that has terrorized her hometown. The last thing she needs is to fall in love with a… Keep Reading »

03 Jun '14

A Nix Review : Branded by Laura Wright (4 Stars)

A Nix Review : Branded by Laura Wright (4 Stars)

Branded by Laura Wright Series: Cavanagh Brothers #1 Published by Penguin on 2014-06-03 Genres: Cowboys, Suspense Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Nook • In the small town of River Black, Texas, sits the Triple C—a working cattle ranch that sustains the town. But it also holds painful memories and shocking secrets for the Cavanaugh brothers…. When the Cavanaugh brothers return home for their father’s funeral, they discover unexpected evidence of the old man’s surprising double life—a son named Blue, who wants the Triple C Ranch as much as they do. The eldest son, Deacon, a wealthy businessman who couldn’t wait to leave the ranch and move on with his life, is looking to use his powerful connections to stop Blue at any cost. He never expected the ranch’s forewoman, Mackenzie Byrd, to get in his way. Mac knows Deacon means to destroy the ranch and therefore destroy her livelihood. But as the two battle for control, their attraction builds. Now Deacon is faced with… Keep Reading »

27 May '14

A Nix Review – Backwoods by Jill Sorenson (4.5 Stars)

A Nix Review – Backwoods by Jill Sorenson (4.5 Stars)

Backwoods by Jill Sorenson Series: Aftershock #4 Published by Harlequin on 2014-06-01 Genres: Suspense Pages: 384 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Nook • The more you trust, the more you risk… When plans for a wilderness retreat with her teenage daughter Brooke go awry, Abby Hammond reluctantly pairs up with Brooke’s stepbrother and his dad, Nathan Strom, for the weeklong trek. The only thing Abby has in common with the bad-boy former pro athlete is that their exes cheated with each other. That…and a visceral attraction that’s growing more complicated with every step through the picturesque woods. Nathan’s wild-card reputation lost him his career and his family. After years of regret, he’s ready to fight for what truly matters—and that includes Abby’s hard-won trust. When Brooke goes missing, Nathan knows he’s her best and only hope of rescue. But the deeper into the rugged mountains they go, the more dangerous the territory will prove—for their safety and for their hearts. FTC : I requested this from… Keep Reading »