IN BED WITH THE BADGE
IN BED WITH THE BADGE (4) by Marie Ferrarella: Det. Riley McIntyre is having a difficult time coping with her partner's death, so her stepfather, chief of detectives Brian Cavanaugh, transfers her from homicide to robbery and assigns Det. Sam Wyatt as her new partner. They've known each other since the academy but have never been friends. Soon Sam learns he has a 6-year-old daughter by a woman who died in an accident. He doesn't feel capable of fatherhood, so Riley and the Cavanaugh family step in to help. Riley realizes her feelings skipped right over friendship to something more. Ferrarella excels at creating family sagas. The latest in the Cavanaugh Justice series is a heartwarming tale about the wonder and comforts of being part of a large extended family.