DEA agent Eve Taylor has had her fill of alpha males. When Resolutions’ operative and former lover, Dillon “Mac” McKenna, threatened her hard-earned independence, she ran. On a mission to gather evidence against a Colombian drug-lord, Eve discovers the drug-lord is helping terrorists plan an attack on American soil. Before she can escape with the vital information, she’s captured and comes face to face with her mortality…
As a teen, Mac watched his family fall apart after his mother died doing dangerous U.N. work. The possibility of losing Eve to a mission ignited an overwhelming need to protect her. When he forced her to choose him or her job, she walked away. Two years later, it seems all his nightmares have come true and he’s tasked with rescuing her from a Colombian prison. Mac has never stopped loving Eve, but does he dare risk his heart when he’s so terrified of losing…
On the run, Mac and Eve must learn to trust each other again in order to stay alive.
Author: Teri Riggs
Series: Honor Guard
Published by Decadent Publishing Source: Author
Published: September 10, 2013
Genres: Contemporary Romance, Romantic Suspense
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This action packed contemporary romance is a thrilling read that keeps the reader on the edge of the seat.
DEA agent Eve Taylor is on a mission to gather evidence against a Columbian drug lord when she discovers a terrorist plot only she is captured by the drug lord before she can escape with the vital information. Two years ago, Mac forced Eve to choose between him and her job because he couldn’t stand the thought of losing her, she walked away. When he’s sent in to rescue her from a Columbian prison he comes face to face with his fears. On the run, they must learn to trust each other again in order to stay alive.
This fast paced plot keeps the adrenalin pumping with lots of action, romance and suspense. The author paints a very clear picture of the setting and the events of the story making the reader feel as if they are right there with the characters. The action scenes are well orchestrated and believable and the suspense is spine tingling with surprises and twists that keep the reader guessing. Even the romance itself keeps the readers on the edge of their seats and with all the strong, compelling characters they can’t help but be drawn deeper into the story.
The chemistry between Eve and Mac is explosive and the sex scenes are scorching hot, but the romance is volatile and has a few issues to be overcome. Eve is a very strong character that has succeeded in a man’s world and the reader can’t help but be captivated by her ability to handle the horrors that she had to face and standing up for her convictions. Mac is a sexy alpha overprotective male that reader’s can’t help but be taken with as he fights to overcome his “protect the little female” attitude and realize just what the women loves is capable of and what they might accomplish together.