It begins with a single shot.Devon Brady is a devoted veterinarian working in a makeshift hospital on a remote search and rescue mission. When a man arrives with his wounded black Lab, Ned, she has no idea that she is about to be plunged into a whirlwind of terror and destruction. Jude Marrock is... show more
It begins with a single shot.Devon Brady is a devoted veterinarian working in a makeshift hospital on a remote search and rescue mission. When a man arrives with his wounded black Lab, Ned, she has no idea that she is about to be plunged into a whirlwind of terror and destruction. Jude Marrock is out for revenge and has no choice but to involve Devon in a high-stakes cat-and-mouse game with an escalating body count. She doesn’t trust him one bit, but when the shots start flying and friends start falling, she finds herself with nowhere else to run. And there are innocent lives, both human and animal, at stake, including Ned and his mysterious pack. Is Jude her salvation or her damnation? Are the secrets he’s protecting worth killing for . . . or dying for? With a lightning-fast pace, unforgettable characters, and gut-wrenching action, Dark Summer is compelling new terrain for this master storyteller.
Publish date: October 21st 2008
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
, Mystery Thriller
, Romantic Suspense
I just started and finished this book today..i was very impressed..it has a hot blodded man,strong women.
Devon Brady, a vet, gets caught up in more than she ever dreamed(feared) of when she treats Ned, a lab with a gunshot wound. His owner Jude Marrock has secrets that need protection and he´s being hunted by more than one side. Action, suspence and thriller with a twist of UST, =) just how i love them...
I haven't read anything by Iris Johansen in a while, this one was good. It started off with a bang, but it doesn't tell you what is going on until partway into the book...basically the reader finds out as Devon finds out, though there are hints along the way. But the secret is so off-the-wall that...
I will be honest - I skimmed this book. It started off really intense and I thought I would like it. But then it got weird and boring for me and I just couldn't get into it like I'd hoped. I've tried Johansen's books before. I thought I'd like this because it had dogs in the story. I think I'm ...