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Man with the Muscle

(The Precinct: SWAT #1)

4.03  ·  Rating details ·  296 ratings  ·  16 reviews
Assistant district attorney Audrey Kline has privilege at her feet--until her latest courtroom battle brings danger to her door. Her quest to convict a cold-blooded gang leader makes her a target. The threats point to something beyond gang the work of a serial stalker.

It takes a man with extraordinary instincts and skill to guard Audrey from an e
Mass Market Paperback, Harlequin Intrigue #1245, Bodyguard of the Month #12, 224 pages
Published December 7th 2010 by Harlequin Intrigue (first published November 30th 2010)
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Robin *loves sexy books*
This is a good 3.5. I'll definitely read the next one. I've liked all of this series. They keep the same bad dude for a few books of the series, which seems a little more realisitc to me. I love to read series but hate when it's a different bad guy each book and I'm thinking to myself, 'there couldn't possibly be this many bad guys and f-ed up things happening in one little town, to one group of people.' lol
Jan 06, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to xXForever_LoveXx by: Grandmother
I loved this book for a lot of reasons.

I loved that something about this book was different from the usual cliched premises I'm often graced with when I open a book. Julie Miller is very good at defying the normals and writing books that go outside of the stereotypes.

Let me just say that I loved our kickass heroine, Audrey Kline. Audrey is a lawyer, and she is desperate to step outside of her father's shadow and make her own future. But it is her job to lock away a gang l
Desiree reilly
Dec 21, 2010 rated it it was amazing
i chose 5 star i read the book in less than 4 hr and it was kind you can not put down and i in joyed it
a lot of t he book i think i hve read some of the other and will try to find them the body guard did his
job and he put his life for the people he took care of the lawyer and then put his life up for trouble and fell in love
Leisa Wilkins
Sep 02, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I enjoyed Man with the Muscle but then I am a die hard Julie Miller fan and automatically read her books. (I've read this one before but haven't reviewed. I'm rereading the series because I enjoy them so much) Fast paced, SWAT camaraderie, legal system, murder, drugs, gangs, and HEA ending. While there is somewhat of a cliff hanger because you don't know who is pulling the strings it doesn't take away from the read. The characters were developed and fun to be around, the kind you'd want to sit a ...more
I love these books and I always seem to choose the right ones to read even if I do read them out of order so to speak , I thought the plot and story line felt like a perfect story that would play out in a real cop show or a law and order feel to it. In all I wish I was lucky enought to catch anyone of the handsome devils in these books.
Mar 27, 2013 rated it really liked it
Alex and Audrey were an enjoyable couple. (view spoiler)
Sep 06, 2013 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: romance
The love story between Alex & Audrey was good, but I did NOT care at all for the lack of resolution in regards to "The Rich Girl Killer." Had there been resolution to that part of the story, I would've rated this book w/ 3 or 4 stars.
Hannah  Ruth
Nov 14, 2014 rated it it was amazing
This was such a good book! I loved it!
And can't wait to read Nanny 911 next and finish this series.
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Lornajean(Nutnut1) Ford
Apr 26, 2014 rated it really liked it
Start of a fab series of books
Sherry James
Feb 21, 2011 marked it as to-read
Looking forward to reading this first book in Julie's brand new series! Julie never disappoints me.
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Really? "Man with the Muscle"? Who comes up with these titles! I can't bring myself to read it. ;-)
Heather L
Mar 28, 2011 rated it liked it
Recommended to Heather L by: Gift from Latesha
A good book, but I hated the cliffhanger at the end. Argh! Now I have to find the next one by her.
Aug 01, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Yes, it's a Halequin. But my God, I wish there was a real life guy just like Alex Taylor! Haha!
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USA TODAY bestselling author Julie Miller writes breathtaking romantic suspense. She has earned a National Readers Choice Award and two Daphne du Maurier Awards among many other prizes for both her series and single title books. She was also honored to receive the RT BookReviews Caree

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