Harlequin Intrigue, Aug 2010, $4.99
Librarian Drew Simmons is training for a position in the police department’s records section. Although she is unsure why, someone tries to kidnap her. Police Detective Nick Blacksheep’s intervention saved her from the abduction though the culprit got away.
His boss Captain Wright assigns him to keep Drew safe while Detective Koval investigates the assault. However, more assaults occur though she remains ignorant as to the motive. Nick assumes she found something perhaps in the records that worries someone. He also believes a police insider is assisting the unknown adversary. As they team up to solve who and why, they fall in love, but her safety remains paramount in his mind.
This is a terrific romantic suspense police procedural that starts off with a bang when Nick saves Drew from an abduction and never slows down as he knows a police department insider is helping the unknown adversary who obviously has influence. Fast-paced and loaded with action, readers will enjoy this wonderful Long Mountain Heroes’ thriller Aimée Thurlo provides another winning modern day Navaho tale with a sibling to follow.