DEADLY HUNTER (4) by Rachel Lee: Allison McMann is collecting samples of a deadly toxin that has recently killed livestock in her town. Her neighbor, former special ops Jerrod Marquette, is trying to adjust to civilian life. Jerrod is a complete mystery and Allison is intrigued. When Jerrod sees what Allison is doing, he offers to help. He senses she could be in danger from whoever has released the toxin. When she is targeted, the stakes grow high for Jerrod, especially now that he has opened his heart to Allison. Suspense winds its way through a story with two complex, yet vulnerable characters at its center. Efficient storytelling, good pacing and a unique plot make this story one good read.