Leigh delivers in her latest work. The plot stays on track and the small-town setting serves the story well. Mikayla and Nik are well-developed characters who share a sweet and erotic passion. This is a hot one for the bookshelf!
Mikayla Martin is content living in her beloved town and running a thriving boutique. But when she witnesses a murder and identifies the killer, no one will believe her. Nik Steele is hired to prove she’s lying, but becomes drawn to the courageous, steadfast and innocent beauty. When Mikayla is targeted by mysterious enemies, Nik must choose between doing his job and protecting the woman he loves. (ST. MARTIN’S, Sep., 416 pp., $7.99)