Friday, December 20, 2013
Romance Book Review: Patricia Bate's Counter Balance
Author: Patricia Bates
Digital ISBN: 9781937325978
Genre(s): Contemporary Romance/ Romantic Suspense
Publisher: Beachwalk Press, Inc.
Purchase Link: Beachwalk Press
Slade and his team are sent on a mission to extract a woman who has been kidnapped. When he finds Alex she has been tortured and is nearly dead. Once Slade extracts her he can't seem to get her or her circumstances out of her mind.
When he finds her, Slade pulls her out again just as she is about to be attacked again. Taken her to a secluded cabin Slade and Alex spend a few days alone with the chance to explore their mutual attraction. But someone is still wants Alex and they need to find out who.
I don't usually go for military romance books, however this one was had a great alpha man with a strong alpha female. Well written but a little short in story.
A woman with secrets. A man with honor. Can love survive?
When an unknown foe kidnaps Alex Caden, her rescue comes at the hands of an elite Navy SEAL team. But there are secrets that will keep those who want her dead on her trail.
Slade Lake has dedicated his life to keeping civilians safe. When he saves Alex, he knows as soon as he sees her that they're meant to be together. With killers dogging their every step and secrets unfolding can they find love or will the enemies from the shadows destroy everything?