His policeman father, Officer Steele Sr., is missing and suspected of embezzling a chunk of money from the police purse; the investigating IA officer is the woman that Officer Sully Steele Jr. has always wanted to seduce. After finding millions in his mother's bank account, Judith Hunt is convinced that Sully Steele's father is a crooked cop. Sully is as determined to clear him as he is to get to know Judith better. Talented Jule McBride wraps up her Big Apple Bachelors trilogy with THE PROTECTOR (4), a terrific story that draws the reader completely into another world.

Reviewed by: 
Catherine Witmer