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4.09  ·  Rating details ·  32 ratings  ·  11 reviews
When witnesses to a mass murder start dying, breast cancer survivor Teddy Federline must push aside her anger and trust an ex-boyfriend to ensure she lives long enough to testify against the killer. Detective Sloan Michaels still has deep feelings for Teddy but realizes that after the way he left her years ago, he has a lot of making up to do. Now, he must keep his focus o ...more
Paperback, 324 pages
Published September 27th 2013 by Harbourlight Books (first published September 26th 2013)
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KAS
Sep 18, 2016 rated it really liked it
A well written and moving second chance romance with suspense and is also Christian based. I was pleasantly pleased how the author, whom I have never read before, filled the pages with genuine, likable, yet flawed characters and engaging conversation. The plot was intriguing and kept me turning the pages.

For reasons he never shared, Sloan was a fool to have left the best thing that has ever happened to him, and his heart never let him forget the incredible woman and the relationship they shared
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Paula  Phillips
May 29, 2020 rated it really liked it

It wasn't until I started reading that I realized that this book was a Christian fiction novel as due to the content it was quite an edgy read. The book starts with our main character Teddy going out on a blind date with her friends as she has finally been cleared and in remission from her breast cancer after she had a mastectomy. Her friends believe this is what she needs to make herself feel beautiful again. Unfortunately, the night will end in disaster and tragedy as the club they picked ends
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Linda Rorex
May 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This suspenseful Christian romance story of the relationship between Detective Sloan Michael's who had a previous relationship with breast cancer survivor Teddy Federline. Teddy and her friend witness a mass murder at the nightclub there are at. Detective Sloan arrives to take witness statements from ex- girlfriend Teddy. Sloan still has feelings for Teddy but must now protect her from a killer who is threatening her life before she testifies. This beautifully written Christian romance is a grea ...more
poppy
Oct 03, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Omg had me hooked right from the start a super read first ive read by Kathryn J. Bain wont be the last recommended to all
Andrea
Sep 29, 2013 rated it it was amazing
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Beautiful Imperfection by Kathryn J. Bain was so beautify written it brings tears to my eyes. I loved this book so much, I couldn't put it down, it made me laugh, cry, and keep guessing on who was the killer the entire time.

Theodora “Teddy” Federline has suffered a lot, I just love her character, she is so strong, and positive about life, she is a role model for all women. Even though she had breast cancer, and even had one breast removed that doesn't stop Teddy from wanting to testify against t
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Shari
Sep 25, 2016 rated it really liked it
This story included breast cancer, insecurities, danger, God and faith, doubt, love, and friendship. The heroine has fought cancer and now is fighting a different kind of fight. She witnesses a murder and now has to stay alive long enough to testify. The detective assigned to her case and of keeping her alive is a past love, who broke her heart. He has loved her for years and broke up with her because of a secret he carries. She is angry at him and keeps him at a distance, but their connection a ...more
Grace Morales
Sep 19, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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I never really thought about the healing that has to take place emotionally from having surgery like Teddy's. I never considered that the impact of surviving something as bad as Cancer could be devastating to your normal life. I picture surviving as the HEA. This book taught me the struggle that comes with it. I can't even begin to imagine. While the story on its own was REALLY good, I feel like i came out of this book with even more understanding. I wish someone had said..scary part coming, fin ...more
Clare Revell
Mar 26, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
It’s not often I pick up a book I can’t put down. But this is one of those.
Teddy has been through the wringer before we meet her and she’s not going to get an easy ride here either. Tossed straight into a shooting, she’s determined not to let anything faze her. With the exception of the cop assigned to her case. The one man she could quite happily do without seeing ever again.
Sloan struggles to keep his mind on the job. He has other reasons for wanting to keep Teddy alive and safe, but that be
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Linda Rainey
Dec 15, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Teddy witnesses a mass murder and the last person she expects to see is Sloan, a man who dumped her years ago.
Sloan still has feelings for Teddy and Teddy wants no part of him even though he is charged to protect her.
This a beautiful story about a woman fleeing from a murderer and herself.
We see God's love and redemption working in the book.
As usual the suspense keeps us going and a dash of romance is thrown in.
Thanks for a copy of the book in exchange for an honest review.
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Sascha
Sep 25, 2013 rated it really liked it
A beautifully written book about a woman, who though she was faced with hardships, stood up for what she believed in. There were intriguing plot twists. An excellent read. A received an autographed copy of the book in exchange for an honest review.
Sherry
Nov 14, 2013 rated it it was amazing
My first encounter with this author. I enjoyed the book very much & plan to read her other books. Well worth reading.
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