PROTECTION FOR HIRE
Tang’s latest combines an intriguing storyline with a captivating mystery and a generous helping of romance. The romantic tension is the perfect foil to the more harrowing parts of the plot. Readers will look forward to seeing more books featuring Tessa in the future.
Tessa Lancaster worked as an enforcer for the Japanese mafia and took the fall for a relative, resulting in a prison sentence for a crime she did not commit. In jail, she found the Lord and is determined to live her life the right way now that she’s out. She becomes a bodyguard for a wealthy, abused woman whose husband is seeking a divorce. It soon becomes apparent that the woman’s husband wants her dead, and it is up to Tessa to figure out why and stop it from happening. (ZONDERVAN, Nov., 336 pp., $12.99)