Shiver by Karen Robards

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Packed with fast-paced action, nail-biting suspense and blazing sexual tension...


When she swore off love, he was the last man she imagined would steal her heart.

If driving a piece-of-crap tow truck through the seediest part of town with a Smith & Wesson beside her means putting a roof over her son’s head, then Samantha Jones is going to be the best damn repo woman on the books. The streetwalkers, the drug pushers, the bands of looking-for-trouble punks haunting the mean streets at midnight don’t intimidate her. These are her people. The guy she finds bound and bloodied in the trunk of her latest conquest, a flashy new BMW, is a different breed entirely.

Daniel Panterro was certain he was going to die. Instead, by a stroke of luck, he was beaten to within an inch of his life and left for dead. But if he’s having a bad day, Sam’s day is about to get way worse. Danny knows he hasn’t seen the last of the vicious drug runners who kidnapped him from protective custody. His only recourse is to take his pretty savior hostage and force her to help him. There’s no going back for Sam and her four-yearold son, Tyler. They’re in way too deep.

With ruthless killers stalking their trail, Sam’s only choice is to trust this handsome, menacing stranger. But as she relinquishes control, Sam feels an unmistakable desire. Could she be tempted by Danny, who seems intent on protecting her and Tyler from even his own darkest secrets? And what is the price of falling in love with a man who operates on the edge of danger—her heart, her life . . . or both?

About Karen Robards

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Karen Robards is the New York Times bestselling author of more than forty books, including the romantic thrillers Justice and Sleepwalker, and the historical romance trilogy Scandalous, Irresistible, and Shameless. She lives in Louisville, Kentucky, with her family.
Published December 4, 2012 by Gallery Books. 402 pages
Genres: Romance, Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Political & Social Sciences. Fiction
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Peak Rank on Dec 23 2012
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on Oct 15 2012

Packed with fast-paced action, nail-biting suspense and blazing sexual tension...

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on Oct 29 2012

Sensual love scenes help propel the novel toward its explosive conclusion.

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Above average
Reviewed by Maggie Harding on Dec 07 2012

SHIVER is a fast-moving, uncomplicated and enjoyable read for fans of the genre.

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Reviewed by Angibabi4 on Nov 01 2012

Ms. Robards writes a romantic suspense that has readers turning the pages until the very end. Don’t miss this book!

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