Thursday, October 17, 2013
Romance Book Review: Heather M. Gardner's Maguire's Corner
Author: Heather M. Gardner
Genre: Contemporary Romance/ Romantic Suspense/ Erotic Romance
Publisher: A Front Porch Romance Book
One minute Maggie was driving home from work in her peaceful town of Maquire's Corner and the next she witnesses a hit and run and becomes the new target of the killer. She always knew their was something about her quiet tenant Mr. Harris, but after he's killed and Maggie becomes a target it is any one's guess what is going in.
In steps in the annoying police chief. Ever since her father appointed Jack the police chief when she and nearly half the town thought that her brother should have gotten the job, Maggie hasn't like the handsome police chief. Now she has to trust him with her life and finally get to know him a little better.
Jack has had a thing for Maggie ever since he first met her, but she was off limits, especially since she didn't like him very much. Now he'll do anything in his power to keep Maggie and the rest of the town safe from a mob killer. Can Jack win over Maggie's trust and keep her safe. Even if he does win her heart what will the rest of Maquire's Corner think of their relationship.
Good suspense novel with a lot of romance and surprisingly sexy bedroom scenes. Not that I was surprised that the author wrote good sex scenes. The book was well written with a good story, it was just that they came out of the blue and added a little erotic to to small town feel of the book.
Coffee shop owner Maggie Maguire doesn’t trust the new police chief her father hired to protect Maguire’s Corner. He’s a stranger, cold, bossy and annoyingly handsome. But, Maggie’s witnessed a serious crime and now someone’s trying to kill her. The man that aggravates her most might be the only one that can help her.
Police Chief Jack Munro likes his new job and his new town, and unfortunately he also likes the stubborn but beautiful town sweetheart. His self-imposed hands-off Maggie policy is about to be put to the ultimate test when he must keep her close to protect her while he tracks down a ruthless killer.
Determined to ignore Jack’s charms, Maggie attempts to help him unravel the mystery but when their lives hang in the balance she must decide how much she’s willing to risk to save the man she suddenly can’t resist.