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4.43  ·  Rating details ·  58 ratings  ·  24 reviews
Book five in the Vigilante Justice series brings chaos to the orderly life of one of Justice’s favorite sons.

I always thought going to prison for a crime I didn’t commit would be the most disruptive thing that could ever happen to me, but I was wrong. So wrong. Because my brother has brought a woman to town…one with eyes that set my entire world spinning and scars that bri
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Published February 19th 2019 by Kinship Press
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Dec 01, 2018 rated it really liked it
I absolutely love this series and can't wait to read book five in the Vigilante Justice series! I'm so ready to know the story of the black sheep of the Kennard family...😉🔥 ...more
Ingrid Stephanie Jordan
Feb 26, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Title:  Penance 
Series: Vigilante Justice #5
Release Date: #AlreadyReleased
Author: Kristin Harte
Reviewer: Ingrid Stephanie Jordan 
Serial: Standalone, No Cliffhanger  
Genre: #Contemporary #Suspense #Romance 

........ •••••••• Introduction to Vigilante Justice •••••••.........
The Kennards go back for centuries always taking care of the people, keeping them safe in little pint size town of Justice, Colorado. The Kennard's were the law even if the lazy crooked sheriff thought
Judy Lewis
Feb 22, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Title: Penance
Series: Vigilante Justice
Author: Kristen Harte (Ellis Leigh)
Designation: Book 5 of Series, Full-Length(Approx 265 pages), No Cliffhanger, Can Be Read As A Standalone #contemporary #romanticsuspense #smalltownsaga #vigilantejustice
My Rating: Five Sinfully Sexy Stars*****
*The Vigilante Justice Series is true romantic suspense and NOT suspense lightly sprinkled with romance. The primary focus of each story is romance with suspense as the skillfully balanced se
Jan 28, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Finn’s story has been at least 4 books coming now. And it’s just what I thought it’d be. Sweet, hard, sexy in all the right places, and so darn honest.

I loved an underdog. Especially when they turn out to be a very strong characters. Kristin Harte did Finn Kennard justice in the way that we were led to believe he’s damaged, somewhat hidden and submissive. In Penance we learn he’s a very different character than we had originally thought.

Jinx (Kristin, did I miss where he real name was revealed?)
She's A Queen!!!

Finn Kennard, a recovering addict with a conviction record. He loved his family and even though sometimes he couldn't forgive himself for his past actions. He would lay down his life for his loved ones, no questions asked.

He wasn't suppose to crave the beautiful yet dangerous new resident in Justice, Jinx Reid ( REPARATION ). That woman was trouble with a capitol, T...he knew he should stay away from her but he was drawn to her like a moth to a flame.

Jinx Reid, she had a roug
Franci Neill
Feb 18, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: kristin-harte
4 Finding Forgiveness Stars

With each book in this series I fall more and more in love with these characters. This fifth book focuses on Finn a man that has a heavy conscious and because of this he lives a very ordered life. Routine for him is key to his being able to function on a day to day basis. Some of that order is thrown into flux when Jinx walks into The Jury Room.

This is a woman that has her own demons. And so begins a story that had me on the edge of my seat for a good portion of it
K Cram
Jul 05, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Two Broken Souls = Chaos, Healing and Love

Love, love, love this Series! This book grabbed me from the beginning and didn’t let go until I finished it.

Finn needs order and routine (OCD extreme) to everything he does in order to fight the demons always fighting in his head to slip up and get high.

Jinx has had a hard life being raised by a mom that uses her body to get what she wants and in doing so falls into the grips of a motorcycle club. Jinx gets mixed up with the MC when she tries to find h
Feb 07, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: arc-s
As with all the other stories in this series, I loved it! Finn Kennard has been the brother in the background of all the previous stories, but this is his tale. He is seen as broken and someone to wear kid gloves around by some, especially his older brothers. But, Deacon (Alder Kennard’s BFF and ex Green Beret), sees beneath the surface and helps keep Finn grounded and in control. Routine and order are very important to Finn’s recovery and life, but when chaos is introduced in the form of a spun ...more
Feb 21, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Field of veggies

Finn and Jinx were a pair made for each other but didn't know it until they met. Star cross love. Most people would look at Finn as the weakest link in the Kennerd family but they would be highly mistaken. Just like all the men in this family they run Justice and they took care and protected their women. Jinx made the ultimate sacrifice looking for her mom giving herself to the motorcycle club and fed into their lies to find her mom . Finn did what a man in. Love had to do to get
Mar 13, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
So good!

I forget just how well Ms. Harte writes until I read another of her books. This one does not disappoint. So be forewarned, once you start you won’t to put it down. As usual for her writing the book has it all, romance, suspense and well - justice. This is Finn’s story or more like Jinx’s since if you’ve been reading the series you know about Finn. Except the book takes you into Finn’s mindset which definitely blows you away. Can’t help but admire the man and loved it when he finally show
Feb 21, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This is the fifth book in this series by Kristen Harte. The books are gritty and intense. I really like this one about Finn and Jinx - two people who need love. The books are about a group of men and women who are trying to keep a bad bunch of bikers from taking over their town. They believe in vigilante justice and protecting the ones they love. It's been a riveting ride, each book seems to flesh out what's been going on and why. I requested and was lucky enough to get an advanced reader copy f ...more
Mar 31, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites, 2020-reads
I adore this series and every book in my opinion just gets better and better, I know if I’m needing to get myself back into reading these books are the ones to go to. I adore the storylines in each one and just love the characters. I loved Jinx from the end of the last book and throughout this one I just thought she was such a lovely character and you just felt for her. I’ve always wanted to know more about Finn and honestly this book didn’t disappoint me at all now onto the next one I cannot wa ...more
Nov 17, 2019 rated it really liked it
To be honest, I wasn’t excited to read Finn’s book. Boy was I wrong. This was a great read! Emotional and powerful. A character that seemed fragile through the eyes of his brothers, was definitely not.

Finn Kennard, the brother unlike the rest, is an ex-addict. His world since leaving prison for a crime he didn’t commit is regimented and routine. That is until Jinx enters his life. Can he continue to live with the need for control and routine, while wanting Jinx who is chaos personified?
Feb 04, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I love this series. Penance is one of my favorites in the series. I loved Jinx and Finn's story. It was so well written. I loved how these two tortured souls found each other and brought the best out in each other.

Amazing book! Don't miss this one!
Margarette Dibble
5+ Star's

Wow, another great story in the series, with strong characters both male and female. I would recommend this series to adults that enjoy stories that are funny, hot and steamy, suspenseful, and very romantic. Well done.
Fran Zoch, LSoR
Feb 21, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Once again I am swept away with the story in this book. Jinx and Finn well their story , I honestly do not know how to describe it , you need to experience it and that is just what you do when you read their book.
You are pulled I to their world and live it as you read.
Lindarhc Robson
Feb 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing
What a book Kristin has done it again with this story of Finn and Jinx. We find out more about Finn and how his life is turning out but one good thing to come out of it is the relationship with Jinx. I received this copy for an honest review which I have given
Feb 02, 2019 rated it really liked it
I really liked Finn & Jinx’s story. I’m glad we finally found out more about Finn & his history. I really liked these two characters & of course I enjoyed all of our favorite ones returning in this book.
Jessica Alcazar

Let me start out by saying that in my opinion, if you want to get the full enjoyment of this series, you should start from the beginning. However, out of all the books is this series, Penance is about the most standalone you can get. There’s a story that arcs throughout every book about the town of Justice, Colorado and its long-standing rival, The Soul Sucker MC …. That’s why you should start at the beginning with Payback. In Penance, even tho the MC does play a part in the story, it’s not r
Mar 24, 2021 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
loved Finn!
Susan The Trucker
Feb 22, 2019 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Big disappointment

I have loved the previous books in this series and I'd been eagerly awaiting this book. Well. I'm completely underwhelmed. I didn't like either Finn or Jinx. It's hard to maintain interest in a book when you dislike both main characters. Ugh.
Gloria Nuckols
May 16, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
What a wonderful story. I just love the strength and determination of Finn. All the hardships both he and Jinx have gone through and to come out on the other side and be so strong and able to love is heartwarming. Definitely give this book a read.
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Kristin Harte started off as a chemistry major in college but somehow ended up writing romances featuring ex-military heroes and the women who knock them to their knees…literally and figuratively. She likes drinking in the shade, snuggling under a warm blanket on a cold evening, and researching how to blow things up. Her children know nothing of what she writes, and her husband just hopes he’s not ...more

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Vigilante Justice (6 books)
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