PROTECTIVE CUSTODY (4) by Lynette Eason: The death threat Judge Nicholas Floyd receives mentions the niece and nephew who’ve been in his care since the death of his sister and wife in a car accident. Deputy U.S. Marshal Carly Masterson is assigned to their protection, a job she would rather not have. She blames Nick for the death of her friend and mentor. Yet Carly would give her life to protect Nick and the children. Nick is falling for Carly, but can he trust that God will protect a woman with such a dangerous job and let her into his life? This fast-moving, suspenseful story has a hero struggling with loss and the fear of loving again.