Black and Blue (Black Star Security Book One) by Cynthia Rayne
🎩🎩🎩🎩🎩 hats from Julia!
I think my heart has finally stopped beating out of my chest. This was an intense ride seeped in danger. During a routine prison transport Annie loses three convicts and gets a bullet to the shoulder. Six months later she’s scrambling to find the three prison runaways and meets Jackson West. West is a former Navy Seal and now runs a security firm. Sparks literally fly when they meet and the chemistry between them gets hotter and hotter throughout the story. I enjoyed seeing a female character in an alpha role, Annie fit perfectly with West and his alphaness. Both were badass, full of grit, and not afraid of going after what they wanted. Annie is riddled with guilt but plans to get these three escapees no matter what.
The slow burn love wasn’t actually too slow. West and Annie both have their reservations about taking things further yet they both work through them. Cynthia Rayne has a way with words that make you feel the full story. I felt scared, sad, guilty, happy, and lovey. This will be a series I’ll be following closely, I’m excited to see the others get their HEAs. Get ready to be sucked into a magnificent book, one where the characters pull at your heartstrings and the suspense has you heart beating out of your chest!
Title: Black and Blue
Series: Black Star Security Series
Author: Cynthia Rayne
Release Date: March 12, 2018
Life can leave you bruised
Former Navy SEAL, Jackson West, is trying to start over in the Bluegrass State. West had to choose between serving his country and being the parent his young daughter deserves. He’s formed Black Star Security with his military buddies, and they’re gonna kick a little @ss. For a price.
Sometimes you need a second chance
Deputy U.S. Marshal Annie Foster accidentally got her partner killed during a routine prisoner transport. Now three dangerous felons are roaming the Kentucky countryside, and it’s all her fault. Black Star Security is hunting the fugitives, and Annie’s assisting them, even though she’s devastated by the mistake she made. But she didn’t count on West, a big, bad alpha male who’s an intoxicating mixture of ruthless and tender.
Will they capture the escaped convicts? And will West and Annie take a chance on each other?
Cynthia Rayne is the USA TODAY bestselling author of the Black Star Security Series, the Lone Star Mobster Series and the Four Horsemen MC Series. While Cynthia was born and raised a damn Yankee in Ohio, her parents hail from Dixie, and she grew up on homemade buttermilk biscuits and southern wisdom. In her spare time, she enjoys shopping, reading way too many romance novels, and drinking a truly obscene amount of coffee.