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Resisting June may be his toughest job

Investigating small-town police corruption has never been on former Marine Sam Rivers's radar. Still, taking this assignment gives him the opportunity to figure out what's next after his medical discharge. The task should be a straightforward one. That is, until he meets Deputy June Jones. Almost instantly the warm, sexy woman occupie
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Paperback, 384 pages
Published December 2nd 2014 by Harlequin (first published December 1st 2014)
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Ashley Drumm
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A great read that keeps your attention from beginning to end. FYI...Don't start at night lol you won't be able to put it down.
Susan
Fantastic book, with characters that have realistic emotions, dreams and lives. Sam was a sniper in the Marines until a career ending injury forces him out. He's determined to overcome the injury and get back in, but in the meantime a friend has asked for his help. Roth (A Better Man) is now the police chief in a small North Carolina town. He recently discovered that one of his deputies was a dirty cop, and is worried that there may be others. He wants Sam to come work for him, undercover, and c ...more
Linda Klages
Jan 27, 2018 rated it liked it
Easy reading romance novel - part of a series but read as stand-alone.
Kate Vale
Nov 11, 2014 rated it it was amazing
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If you don't want to stay up way longer than you should, do NOT crack this book open. I couldn't put it down. Deputy June Jones is the best officer in little Quincey, NC. Everyone in town loves her, except her preacher father, who refuses to forgive her sins, committed innocently in Raleigh when she didn't realize the snake was already married.

Sam Rivers is a Marine with a career-killing injury. A former buddy begs him to help him find out if his deputies are dirty by going under cover. The prob
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Donna
Apr 06, 2015 rated it it was amazing
June Jones has moved back home. She loves it, but her humiliating reason for returning and her father’s obvious displeasure temper her love of being there. She is, however, the kind of lawman she wants to be. Former Marine Sam Roberts is there for an entirely different reason. He’s recovering from his wounds, but has been told he’ll never have the eyesight to be a sniper again. Which means his career, his future and basically his life is over. Needing time to heal, a former commander offers him ...more
kristen
May 06, 2015 rated it really liked it
Really liked this one! Never read anything by Emilie Rose before, but have added her to my "read more by" list. She does characterization really well - I bought their motivations and their logic. This is a huge deal for me - if I don't buy that your characters could be real people I'm not interested.

The story centers around a recently discharged US Marine and a local cop; both of whom aren't exactly emotionally available at the beginning of the story but who grow into themselves and each other.
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"Nice, quirky small-town characters make for a charming read. The mystery of June’s trouble with her judgmental pastor father saves the story from being too light" (RT Book Reviews, 4 stars).
Dawn
Apr 24, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: TO ROMANCE LOVERS
Recommended to Dawn by: NO ONE- BOOKS OF THE MONTH.
I ENJOYED THE ROMANTIC SUSPENSE OF THE STORY.
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Bestselling Silhouette Desire author and Rita finalist Emilie Rose has sold 27 projects to Harlequin/Silhouette since her first sale in 2001, and her books have been released in over 20 countries around the globe.

Emilie lives in her native North Carolina with her four sons and two adopted mutts. Writing is her third (and hopefully her last) career. She’s managed a medical office and run a home day
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