By Nora Roberts
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From Publishers Weekly
Roberts's most recent novel of romantic suspense is a cunningly calibrated portrait of a tender chef's restoration from violent trauma. whereas riding within the Grand Tetons, displaced Bostonian Reece Gilmore stops within the small city of Angel's Fist, close to Jackson gap, Wyo., and considers the "Cook Wanted" sign up Joanie's, a neighborhood diner. nonetheless rattled via a taking pictures spree at her Boston eating place that left her wounded and the one survivor between 12 co-workers, Reece is well spooked, as famous by way of her plainspoken new boss, Joanie, and the locals who common the eating place. between them is a cautious, unattached secret novelist, Brody. certainly, while Reece claims to have witnessed a homicide whereas mountaineering alongside Snake River, few other than Brody are likely to think the skittish new resident: Sheriff Rick Mardson hasn't came upon any transparent proof of a lady struck down close to the river; document Wallace is suspicious of Reece's fragile psychological nation; and Joanie isn't approximately to chop Reece any slack whereas operating a hectic kitchen. Roberts cleverly casts suspicions at the locals whereas constructing the romance among the 2 feisty protagonists. A slow-burn begin combusts in a pleasing denouement; Roberts's legions of fanatics could be enthralled. (July)
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After pain a terrible surprise, Reece Gilmore is slowly commencing to positioned her lifestyles again jointly. Leaving her domestic in Boston, Reece travels round the state, but if she arrives in Angel's Fist, Wyoming, her motor vehicle refuses to move any longer. making plans on staying basically until eventually she earns sufficient cash to mend her automobile, Reece takes a role as a cook dinner within the Angel nutrients Cafe. Then, as she will get to understand her new boss, her co-workers, and the opposite citizens of the little city, together with Brody, an annoyingly obdurate but mysteriously attractive author, she begins to think that for the 1st time in a long time, she could have came across a spot she could really are looking to name domestic. Reece's hard-won happiness and feel of safeguard is threatened, despite the fact that, whilst she turns into not just the only real witness to a homicide but in addition the following goal of the killer, who's made up our minds to force her loopy. once more, the best-selling, prolific, and perpetually ingenious Roberts deftly imbues a deliciously sophisticated experience of threat right into a chilling and exciting plot, therefore growing yet one more of her many impossible to resist and terrifically gratifying novels of romantic suspense. John Charles
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About the Author
Nora Roberts is the number-one manhattan Times-bestselling writer of greater than one hundred ninety novels, together with The seek, Black Hills, Tribute, excessive Noon, and plenty of extra. She can be the writer of the bestselling futuristic suspense sequence written below the pen identify J.D. Robb. Roberts has greater than four hundred million copies of her books in print.
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