A DANGEROUS LOVE is a page turner at its best. J. M. Jeffries formulates characters who work diligently to be their absolute best, yet struggle earnestly to make room in their lives for happiness and love. Her smooth writing style and unique voice are a pleasure to experience.

Ex-football star Reardon North makes a drastic career change and becomes a lawyer. Fate places his close friend Adam Elliot before him in need of an attorney when Adam becomes the main suspect in a murder case.

When Detective Elena Jackson is transferred to the Cold Case Unit, her father requests that she reopen the murder case of Mary Lynn Warner, bride of Adam Elliot. The CCU is designed to solve cases that have been dropped as older detectives retire from the force. Hot on AdamBs trail, thereBs no stopping her now!

Reardon and Elena are attracted to one another at once. They fight their impending desire since they are on opposite sides of AdamBs case and a conflict of interest exists. Their feelings for one another must come last Bat least until Adam is proven innocentBor guilty. (Oct., 236 pp., $8.95)

Reviewed by: 
Pamela Tullos