- Pub. Date: March 2011
- Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
- ISBN-13: 9780446559256
- ISBN: 0446559253
From the Publisher
She wants to hide the past
FBI Special Agent Samantha Kennedy is haunted by memories of the serial killer who abducted her. To keep the darkness at bay, she pretends to be a different, more confident woman. This Samantha doesn’t fear every unknown face. So she throws caution to the wind and shares a night of unbridled passion with a handsome stranger.
He needs to uncover the truth
One night isn’t enough for successful entrepreneur Max Ridgeway. He wants more of the sexy, smart, mysterious woman who slipped away before dawn. When they meet again, their attraction is undeniable-until his stepbrother goes missing, and Max realizes that Samantha isn’t who she seems. But they must trust each other to trap a ring of bloodthirsty kidnappers before the nightmares that terrorize Sam become irrevocably real.As a merciless criminal spins a web of . . .
SOURCE: THIS BOOK WAS RECEIVED FOR THE PURPOSE OF REVIEW FROM THE PUBLISHER AND DOES NOT EFFECT THIS REVIEW!!
DEADLY LIES by Cynthia Eden is a heart thumping action packed romantic suspense set in present day Washington,DC. This is the third in “The Deadly Series”,Book One,”Deadly Fear”,Book Two, “Deadly Heat”,but can be read as a stand alone. It is well written with twists,turns,depth,details and is action packed from the first page to the last. It has sex,lust, passion,secrets, murder, suspense, romance, betrayal,lies,mystery,a vicious serial killer, struggles with fear,danger,SSD unit(Serial Service Division),FBI,family betrayal,trust issues, finding true love an not letting go of that love. The hero, Max,is sexy, handsome, an entrepreneur,has secrets and attracted to the heroine. The heroine, Samantha, is sexy,smart, mysterious, has secrets,an SSD agent,is a genius with computers, on the trail of a serial killer and out for a one night stand to forget her fears and feel alive again….enter Max.For Max,one night is not nearly enough time with the beautiful,sexy Samantha. They soon meet again,at a party,and their attraction is undeniable.But then all hell breaks lose, Max’s stepbrother,Quinlan,is kidnapped.A ransom is demanded or they will find him in pieces.There have been several others,kidnapped and killed.NO POLICE,or they find pieces of him. Max does not know that Samantha is an SSD agent,she goes with him to his stepfather’s house,secretly letting her team know another kidnapped.Some secrets are revealed,and together Samantha and Max embark on a roller coaster ride,while trying to trap a ring of bloodthirsty kidnappers.When the truth comes to light,terror is relived,love blooms,sacrifices made,and devastation of a family is lost.If you enjoy the TV show “Criminal Minds” you will definite enjoy this one. This is a fast paced, action packed,survival,terror filled,heart thumping story of a merciless,vicious,psychopath killer who could be one of your family.I would highly recommend this book,but BE WARNED it is a set on the edge of your seat thriller.This book was received for the purpose of review from the publisher and details can be found at Forever,an imprint of Grand Central Publishing.
REVIEWED BY: April Renn