RUN TO ME
Round three in Reece's explosive and gritty trilogy dives into the frightening world of mind control. A common thread running through the Last Chance Rescue series is the characters' torturous pasts. Up-and-comer Reece doesn't flinch from running her protagonists through the literal wringer which, while painful, makes for mesmerizing reading. Romantic suspense has a major new star!
The reality is that Shea has been captured by the infamous Donald Rosemount and given a designer cocktail of drugs that wipes out both her personality and her memory. Now a robot trained to respond to commands from her "master," Shea is trapped. Ethan manages to abduct Shea, but can an LCR scientist find a way to recover the old Shea? Ethan is obsessed with ensuring they do, for love and guilt are powerful motivators. (BALLANTINE, Jul., 341 pp., $6.99)