After an uncharacteristic one night stand Harper Allen and Galen Kelly have an amazing
"connection but misunderstandings "But misunderstandings Galen walking away After a year in Paris he s back in the US working for the Marshall service and his first Arachne protective detail is none other than HarperThis is a fantastic read and I recommend it to everyone The characters are fun the banter hilarious and you can just feel the chemistry Its a great story that keeps you turning theage I can t wait for the next book in this new series Coffee dates with One More NightFirst Date Holy melts your Rock Lead Basics pants hotness Baxter introduces us to Galen Kelly a hot dedicated US Marshal who has recently beenromoted and flies out to Paris in the morning He is at the bar with his best friend and fellow marshal when he witnesses a jerk slipping a roofie into a girls drink The girl turns out to be recently graduated journalist Harper Allen The two share some drinks engage in conversation laugh end up having the hotness hook up ever A misunderstanding has the two Lightning Over Bennett Ranch parting ways in the am before learning each other s nameSecond date Fast forward a year and our heroine Harper Allen is an ace reporter and in some serious trouble Eager to get an interview with an elected official she witnesses a murder and finds herself a target Heheyou know where this is going right Yep Galen Kelly and his team are assigned torotect Harper Both are flabbergasted but Galen Sri Sumarah, Pariyem dan Bu Bei pretends he doesn t recognize her Ouch The attraction between the two makes the air crackle with sexual tension but his career and miscommunication no scratch thatthe lack of communication has them both feeling hot and bothered Things are complicated from the FBI to someone wanting Harper dead Harper begins investigating and keeps slipping the marshals I think Galen needs tout her over his knee One More Night is well aced and between the tension and murder mystery I
was completely engagedThird date Holy hotnessBaxter brings on the heat even as she notches up the dangercompletely engagedThird date Holy hotnessBaxter brings on the heat even as she notches up the danger chemistry and their emotions feel genuine At this oint I am not setting the book down laundry be damned The story wrapped up nicely and didn t feel rushed allowing me to bask in the closure and savior my HEA One Night More was an excellent start to the series despite a few eye rolls regarding Wilfred Owen (Routledge Revivals) procedures I was satisfied with this sexy intense story Landon McCabe US Marshal and best friend of Galen has his story next and I am excited I enjoyed the banter and snark between Galen and LandonThis review was originallyosted at Caffeinated Book Reviewer This was a case of getting grabsie because I saw it was about a US Marshal and was in the mood for some romantic suspense I hadn t read the author s works before under any of her Study to Teach pen names and this was a new series so it seemed a goodlace to start I would love to say that I found it a wonderful or even just a Global Corporations in Global Governance pleasant experience but unfortunately it got me worked up and not in a good way I ll get to that all later but first I ll summarize the storyThe story opens with Galen going out to the bar with his fellow US Marshal and buddy Landon to celebrate his graduation from a special elite marshal training heassed and getting Angels in Harmony picked for arestigious security detail in Paris While they re enjoying their drinks Galen spies a beautiful woman right as a sleaze bag drops a Sketchy Behavior pill into her drink He turns into the hero of the hour when herevents her from drinking the drugged liuor and captures the guy After a little flirtation he ends up going back to her Autumn Brides place for a truly memorable night of sexy times In the morning he gets a look at a line of texts from Chris acting very boyfriendish and realizes that he slept with a cheater He sneaks off angry and hurtHarper is a geek for Superheroes and dreams of being a starolitical reporter She has her job at a big Portland newspaper and is on the hunt to discover what the honest Senator Ellis is hiding If on occasion she The Princess and the Three Knights painfully remembers the one hot night she spent with her mystery man and wonders yet again what she did to drive him to leave with no word it srobably good that she is so focused on her work because she just knows no other guy will compare It is after an attempt to snare Ellis for an interview in his The Beauty of Believing parking garage only to witness him gunned down that she meets her mystery man in a startling way he s the US Ma. Savvy hard riding rule breaking they’ll go anywhere and do anything it takes torotect and serve But this U S Marshal has just met his match and Sticky Church playing for keeps is one sizzling gameGetting saved from disaster by a handsome stranger Harper Allen has noroblem with that But whe.
Read One Night More US Marshals #1Rshal assigned to rotect her the witness He also seems oblivious that they even met which wounds her enough to throw caution to the wind and turn into a hostile witnessGalen is sent reeling at the sight of Harper but he Metro 2033 (Universo Metro) pulls it together in front of his boss He can t help how hard he is on her when she turns into a brat and refuses to cooperate with the safety measures going so far as to do a runner refusing to see the danger Meanwhile the FBI agent in charge of the case has a hard on that Harper is involved in Ellis death and someone is still out there willing to do murder torotect their secrets Galen and Harper spend the next several days circling each other both still attracted but both still hurtOkaysighthis book started out so good with that opening scene and the subseuent trouble caused by the misunderstood text messages but then it went downhill fast for me I ran up against two big issues for me Harper s Christianity personality and behavior and not being able to suspend belief that a rookieolitical journalist and a well trained US Marshal would behave this way even in fictionOkay I ll start with the disbelief Honestly Harper and Galen took turns Run for Your Life (Michael Bennett, pulling stuff that I just couldn t believeeople in their Alice-Miranda at Camp positions would do If the villain hadn t also been inept considering his background and training then she would have been dead so many times over with Galen right beside her It grew to theoint where I sat there and made a game of all the things in the scene that were a The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature (Penguin Press Science) (English Edition) problem and I only have my knowledge from fiction books TV and movies This weakened the story for me And their we met as strangers in a bar jumped into bed with noromises but then both spending most of the book acting hurt and betrayed had me scratching my head I know fiction relationships happen uicker and deeper but my stars But the bigger issue for me was Harper deep breath The first scene in the Marshals office left me with my jaw hanging I haven t seen a heroine act so immature spoilt selfish and I need to stop You get the idea She is one of the stupidest heroines I ve encountered in a while She witnessed a The Association of Small Bombs political murder with the murderer actually getting her voice recorder before being driven away byeople arriving on the scene He later uses the recorder to send her messages with it to remind her that he has her in his crosshairs but she s all It didn t all go down that way if I just Wilderness Survival Handbook pretend it never happened ostrichsand I need my normal life I will work I will live at home with the flimsy little locks and my blinds wide open I will runoff from myrotectors every chance I get The White Mans Burden particularly if I get a donut craving Then throughout the book she hides evidence from the investigators because she of course can investigate better than anyeople Visit the Sick professionally trained to do so She constantlyushes and uestions Galen s security measures and even Carry Me Over the Threshold plans to seduce him to do one of her runners even after realizing she really cares for him He ll lose his career and maybe getrosecuted right along beside her but if they survive and then get caught obstructing justice at least she can claim to care for him Who lets their best friend come over to their home just to chit chat and The Courtship Basket push youroint with the nice Marshals that you are in charge when you know you are a target and may now have just made someone think your bestie now knows what you know Then later bullnosing her way with Galen to take her to a meeting with another Deuteronomy, Joshua, Judges, Ruth, 1 2 Samuel (The Expositors Bible Commentary person involved in the case then insisting on going in unguarded when surprise shots are fired and Galen took one for her torotect
her Oh and now she s going to come clean aboutOh and now she s going to come clean about the evidence but right before that she s got to smart off at the man she claims to love she endangered just because he might feel a teensy bit upset about being used and lied to and might lose his career for you Oh and the grand finale scene Shouldn t have been necessary but you see she wasn t done going for the stupid moves Ugh Why did I even stick with this girl s story Because I was totally waiting for her to grow the heck up Didn t happenNow it wasn t total misery for me I did enjoy the suspense of learning why the Senator was killed and who was behind it They were Small Talk pretty scorching together as a couple too I also think the idea of a series about US Marshals and learning about what they do is fascinating Landon was. N he leaves without a word or a clue to his real identity the newbie reporter writes it off as the best one night stand she’ll never have again Until a year later when Harper comes face to face with the man assigned to hide her from a senator’s killerGalen Kelly hasn’t forgot. A fun secondary character and his story is next I mightick it up just to see if a change in heroine will make a differenceIn the end I had troubles with this one but I think others that enjoy mild romantic suspense might want to try itMy thanks to Net Galley for the opportunity to read this one in exchange for an honest review Full Review27 starsI received this book for free in exchange for an honest review This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my reviewHarper is a olitical reporter who will do "anything for the story Galen is a strict by the book US Marshal "for the story Galen is a strict by the book US Marshal both can t keep their hands off of each other After meeting at a bar Harper and Galen had one night of hot unbridled bedroom assion Even though it was only one night they both developed feelings however due to the reuisite Big Misunderstanding Galen left Harper in the morning without so much as a fare thee well Now one year later Harper has witnessed the murder of a US Senator and Galen is assigned to help rotect her as the senator s killer is looking to tie up his loose end Harper Harper really annoyed me heroines like her are the bane of my existence in romantic suspense She
constantly is trying to ditch her rotective detail and withholds key evidence from the FBI Youis trying to ditch her Light Thickens (Roderick Alleyn, protective detail and withholds key evidence from the FBI You say Harper is bold brash and courageous or you could say she isretty stupid The way she disrespects and disregards Galen in his capacity of a US Marshal is incredibly off A Multi-Site Church Roadtrip putting Galen is a strong solid if not generic hero Together they have some steamy bedroom scenes but because of Harper s attitude towards her situation and Galen s role in herrotective detail and the Big Misunderstanding still hanging around they are often than not at odds The suspense story arc keeps the story rolling and sets a nice Magic Dreams (Kate Daniels, pace this is an easy steady read For a debut book the writing is wonderfully solid it s just that the characters slightly veered into caricature land at times If you re new to romance you rerobably going to like this but if you re a veteran you re going to recognize it s been done before and better Readers of Something About You by Julie James will notice the similarities of The End of Intelligent Writing plot and this story is written in the same vein This author definitely hasotential and I Introduction to Orthotics plan on reading the next book in the series to give her another chance One Night More is good but it simply needed to give me One More Night2 StarsUS Marshal Galen Kelly and budding journalist Harper Allen share one scorching hot night ofassion without knowing each others names Things are however different in the cold light of dawn and Galen and Harper go their separate ways One year later Harper witnesses the murder of a senator and the Marshal assigned to lead her rotection detail is none other than the man who break her heart Can Galen and Harper overcome their differences before it is too lateAlthough this book has many of my favorite tropes and starts out really well the author s tendency to tell rather than show alongside the heroine s multiple TSTL moments and the hero s judgmental hypocrisy all serve to ruin an otherwise solid remiseFor a supposedly intelligent woman Harper is a blithering idiot Not only does she ditch her security detail even though she is well aware of the threat against her life but she withholds crucial evidence in a murder investigationGalen is the newest entry into my anti hottie harem The man may be gorgeous and a Greek god in bed but he has turned jumping to conclusions and making snap judgements into an art form His treatment of Harper after their reunion is simply unforgivableAlthough Harper and Galen do have some intense chemistry and Baxter knows how to write a sizzling sex scene the romance is roblematic mainly due to the silly misunderstanding trope that could Have Been Avoided With Even been avoided with even shortest of conversations and the fact that Harper is far too forgiving of Galen s behavior once the truth comes outThe mystery takes a back seat to Galen and Harpers repetitive musings and is so underdeveloped as to be virtually non existent It is so weak that I m not classifying this as romantic suspense even though the remise seems to lean in that directionAll in all the lack of tension the weak romance and the irritating characters do not make for an appealing read It is unlikely that I will be continuing with the series. Ten a single sensual minute of his night with Harper or that she betrayed him But with the FBI also on their trail he’s got to Understanding Central Asia pretend he’s never met her or risk both their lives But as danger closes in Galen may not be able torotect himself from taking the biggest risk of al. .