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Navy Rescue (Whidbey Island #3)

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She saved a baby, but can she save her marriage?

Navy commander and pilot Gwen Brett is shot down in a disastrous mission—and survives six months in terrifying circumstances. She manages to escape with an orphaned baby she rescued and is determined to bring home.

Devastated when she was presumed dead, her ex-husband, Drew, is overjoyed by her survival. He offers Gwen and t
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Paperback, 384 pages
Published May 6th 2014 by Harlequin (first published January 1st 2014)
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Jacob Proffitt
Jul 25, 2014 Jacob Proffitt rated it liked it
Shelves: romance, steamy
A serviceable romance, though I didn't connect strongly with any of the characters. This wasn't helped by being the fourth in a series I hadn't read at all (I picked it up as part of a bundle). The plot was, also, serviceable.

I actually liked the story more than the plot, if I can make the distinction. Gwen as a Navy pilot lost in the Philippines for six months and wanting to adopt the child she rescued (while there) was intriguing and Krotow did a fantastic job of making that have real weight w
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Susan
Mar 31, 2015 Susan rated it it was amazing
Very good book that kept me hooked from the very beginning. It starts with Gwen flying the mission that goes bad, and fades to black as we're left to wonder what happens. It picks up six months later as her ex-husband Drew learns that Gwen is alive. Not only is she alive, but he's apparently the only one who can help her reaclimate after her return. He's being asked to have Gwen stay with him, in the house that used to be theirs, something that will be incredibly hard for him. He's accepted that ...more
Deborah Darsie
Mar 10, 2015 Deborah Darsie rated it really liked it
I enjoyed the main characters and the clarity with which Ms. Krotow presents the challenges of a dual service marriage, deployments and PTSD without hyper-dramatization, which is nice. These aspects are a part of the storyline, not characters in themselves.

The way the plot device of the unbalanced person (trying not to 'spoil' here!) attempting to 'reclaim' the affections of the target of her obsession is an age-old one and the way it was introduced reminded me of gothic-y melodramas...but it wo
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Heidi
May 09, 2014 Heidi rated it it was amazing
From word one of the prologue -- yes, there's a prologue and it's awesome -- this reunion romance grabbed me. The characters are mature thoughtful HUMANS -- not just characters serving a plot.

Also, lurv the details of Navy life and Whidbey Island -- they make this a great read!

Romance+struggle+memories=keeper.
Ann DeFee
Aug 06, 2014 Ann DeFee rated it it was amazing
Geri Krotow's Navy Rule is the real deal story of life and love in the U.S. Navy. Her background as a Naval officer has given her a unique perspective in creating a heroine who's struggling to balance career and family. Big time thumbs up. I finished it in two days!
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Award winning, bestselling author of contemporary romance and romantic suspense. A US Naval Academy graduate and former Navy Intelligence, Geri uses her global life experiences to bring her readers thrilling stories.
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