Cold Pursuit-Carla Neggers

Cold Pursuit

Carla Neggers

Mira, Nov 2008, $7.99

ISBN: 0778325539

 

Secret service Agent Jo Harper is put on administrative leave because while doing her duty an incident turns into an unfair YouTube scandal of her with the Vice President’s merry prankster sixteen years old son Charles Preston Neal.  She returns to her hometown Black Falls, Vermont hoping her fifteen minutes of sensationalism ends quickly so she can go back to work; her fear is her career is over.

 

Also back in town recovering from a war wound in Afghanistan is Special Forces Sergeant Elijah Cameron.  Besides recuperating, Elijah investigates the death of his father Drew seven months ago.

 

At the same time, Jo’s friend Thomas Asher witnessed the murder of former Ambassador to Great Britain Alex Bruni in a hit and run in which Thomas’ daughter college age Nora fled into the mountains; Thomas’s former wife and Nora’s mom is Bruni’s widow.  Former lovers when they were teens until Drew ended their relationship, Jo and Elijah find their inquiries link; as they fall in love while investigating two murders and search for the missing girl, the killers seek Nora too.

 

This is an exciting romantic suspense thriller filled with humor and action as Carla Neggers brings the Green Mountain State to life.  Jo and Elijah are tough and courageous, but inside both are vulnerable especially when it comes to the other.  Readers will relish this exhilarating complex cat and mouse tale.

 

Harriet Klausner


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