WHISPER MY NAME
Smith writes a high-intensity story. The interesting plot spotlights her creativity and talent as a suspenseful romance storyteller and author.
Sebastien Durrand is a detective looking for a serial killer in San Antonio. The murderer leaves a strange calling card on his victims -- a spider tattoo -- that sends Sebastien back to school. Franchesca Purnell is a entomologist at the local university and the only person who can help solve these murders. Their collaboration extends past the case as they discover a fiery hot chemistry. It also leaves one of them at the mercy of a killer. (Dafina, Jun., 288 pp., $6.99)