Kendig doesn’t have to worry about a sophomore slump. Heart-pounding action, intrigue and handsome, fearless heroes combine as readers crisscross the globe following the exciting missions of the Nightshade team.
Former Navy SEAL Max Jacobs’ wife, Sydney, is divorcing him because of his violent outburst associated with war-related PTSD. So he joins Nightshade, an elite team of former soldiers who fight in covert missions. While investigating a story about a woman wanting to thank a mysterious group of soldiers for saving her life, Sydney receives threats warning her to kill the story. What she doesn’t know is that Max is part of the group and her investigation places them both in danger. (BARBOUR, Jul., 368 pp., $12.99)