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Worth Dying For (The Protectors #24)

3.93  ·  Rating Details ·  332 Ratings  ·  15 Reviews
Sometimes love is stronger than death…

Security agent Dante Moran can't afford the luxury of love—in his line of work, emotions can get you killed. Besides, he's never recovered from the pain of losing his high school sweetheart to a serial rapist and killer. As far as Dante is concerned, his heart died the day her body was discovered.

But when he's hired to find Tessa Westb
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Paperback, 320 pages
Published December 22nd 2009 by HQN Books (first published November 1st 2004)
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Kathy
Setting: small towne of Colby, Texas; Dundee Agency; Westbook Estate in Mississippi;

Theme: parental love; young love; mature love; serial killer & pain; truth & lies.

Characters:
Dante Moran – at 18 the bad boy around town – and fell in love with Amy Smith – a shy, sweet, foster daughter who wouldn’t let him kiss her for 6 months. He had a flat tire on night he was to pick her up after work and she wasn’t there, and never found, assumed to be one of Eddie Jay Nealy’s victims – but he neve
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Chloe Jane
Aug 04, 2016 Chloe Jane rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I absolutely adore this book and I have read it many, many times. I bought it on a whim from a bookshop to make up a 5 for 3 promotional deal and I thank my lucky stars that I did. This is the book that started off my love for Barton as an author, I completely fell in love with all of the characters, the plot and Barton's writing style. I recommend this book and the author to everyone and anyone.
Naomi Wheatley
I did not enjoy this book as much as I have previous stories by this author. This one seemed a bit too predictable.
Nicole
3.5

Very Predictable but I still liked it.
Sara
Mar 14, 2012 Sara rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: suspense, romance
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Nicole
Jan 29, 2014 Nicole rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Good book, but VERY predictable
Patricia Solla
Oct 23, 2011 Patricia Solla rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Now this was a very interesting story. It involves a serial killer and his victims. It also involves one of the victims who survived as well as one who was killed. But which one is which? The story begins with a young girl who runs away from home. Because she has not been kidnapped a private detective agency is hired. The action is fast and the story that unravels is completely intriguing.
Samantha
Jan 13, 2010 Samantha rated it it was amazing
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Cassondra Windwalker
Beverly Barton is the top of her field. One day, I will read the last of her books, and I will cry like the day I read the last Nancy Drew book as a little girl. If you enjoy wicked suspense, fascinating characters, and masterful romance, then you have to check out Beverly Barton.
Kay
Aug 24, 2010 Kay rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: romance-suspense
No surprises here- knew what was going to happen from the first. But still it was a great one day read!
Judy Feenstra
Great book! Started to figure out alot 3/4 thru the book; but just the same it was a good read.
Rosalind
Sep 08, 2011 Rosalind rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I liked this book. Plotline a bit far-fetched but I still enjoyed it.
Linda
May 10, 2012 Linda rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
this is like a Harlequin novel with a murder. not keen on it.
Bev Peyton
Jul 18, 2012 Bev Peyton rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Always enjoy a Beverly Barton Mystery this was a good one
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Beverly Marie Inman was born on 23 December 1946 in Tuscumbia, Alabama, USA. Daughter of Doris Marie and Walter D. Inman Jr. A born romantic, she fell in love with The Beauty and the Beast epic at an early age, when her grandfather bought her an illustrated copy of the famous fairy tale. Even before she learned to read and write, her vivid imagination created magical words and fabulous characters ...more
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