Monday, March 7, 2016

At the Edge by Laura Griffin

Title: At the Edge
Author: Laura Griffin
My Rating: A

Genre: Romantic Suspense
Series: Alpha Crew Part #1
Main Characters: Emma and Ryan
Release Date: March 2016
Publisher: Pocket Start
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Sexual Intensity: spicy

Story Overview:
Dive into Part One of this heart-pounding romantic suspense story, which continues in Edge of Surrender: Alpha Crew Part Two!

When Emma Wright’s government plane goes down over the Philippine jungle, she’s forced to survive alone until an ultra-elite SEAL team goes in after her. As the leader of Alpha Crew, Ryan Owen is no stranger to challenges, but he’s never tackled anything quite like this sexy, smart, and resourceful woman. The mission is to get Emma home safely, but danger is everywhere, and Ryan’s unexpected desire for Emma could be a deadly distraction.

Back home in California, Ryan’s mission is over—but Emma’s has just begun. She knows her plane crash was no accident, and she’s determined to uncover the truth about what happened—even if her quest for answers puts her at risk. Torn between duty and desire, Ryan searches for a way win Emma’s heart while protecting her from an invisible enemy who wants her dead.

The thrilling conclusion to this Alpha Crew romance is just weeks away!


My Review:
This first installment is not very long, but it starts off with a bang and never lets off. There is action, intrigue, suspense, and just the right level of hot, sexy times on every page of this book. Emma is a girl caught up in a bad situation after the plane she's on crashes. She was the ambassador wife's aide and is the only person left alive to know what truly happened out there. Her stubbornness keeps her alive after the crash, but it just might kill her once she gets home and starts pushing for the truth. 

I really liked Emma. It was a little bit harder to relate to Ryan just because the majority of the book is from her point of view. He's a serious alpha male though...and I'm always a sucker for those especially when they wear a uniform. How he got her out of the jungle was more than a little impressive and I loved the bit in the story about how she finally made him pant. LOL. 

There are all kinds of questions left unanswered and warning...this book ends on a bit of a cliff-hangar so be ready for that. You will definitely be chomping at the bit for the second part. I know I am.

This was an intriguing, nail-biting first installment. I can't wait to see where the story goes from here.
I received a complimentary copy of this book in return for an honest review.

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