Lola Monroe knows that appearances can be deceiving, so when her roommate’s brother-in-law shows up unannounced, unassuming and unbelievably gorgeous she can’t help but wonder what he’s hiding in this exciting romantic suspense.
He’s spent his life running but Ben Lowell knows in his heart that he can trust Lola with the truth and the reader can’t help but be pulled into the suspense as the powerful love that binds Ben and Lola together could be the one thing that tears them apart. The chemistry sizzles from every page with some hot and steamy sex scenes but it’s the emotional turmoil that flows from the pages that grips readers by the heart as Ben’s past continues to haunt him on his road to redemption. The plot flows smoothly with a steady to fast pace and full of suspense, excitement, romance and strong, captivating characters that are easily related to as they draw readers into their story.
Spine tingling tension builds as Ben notices that some suspicious characters are following him and with the danger escalating, involving more people and painting targets on everyone that Ben cares about, there’s plenty of pulse pounding excitement to keep everyone on their toes. Unforeseen connections and unexpected twists adds to the intrigue as growing friendships and family ties adds to the emotional intensity of the story and really has the readers becoming caught up in the book as the well written scenes and vivid details bring it all to life.
Kate Douglas knows how to draw the reader in and ensnare them in a web of intrigue, passion and romance keeping them right where she wants them and then gives them a climatic conclusion that is not only believable but makes perfect sense even if the bad guys are a bit insane, and she did just that with Ben and Lola’s story and I can’t wait to read Awakened.