- Joyce Palmer
- Release Date
- September 2017
- Book 1 of Edison Bay Romance
Contemporary Romance, Erotic Romance
Motivations and tenacity collide in this passion-filled Edison Bay Romance by Joyce Palmer.
Shake Up is a contemporary love story packed with a myriad of emotion, plenty of sensual detail and an abundance of humor.
Lacey Parker's new position with the DEA earned her career independence. Will vocational freedom be worth the sacrifice of her former boss, the only man she ever loved?
Sheriff Jonathan Parker is less than thrilled with his wife's new job and the boundaries she's imposed upon him. He witnesses the danger she faces while trying to take down a brutal drug-dealing killer. He must resist the urge to protect his woman. A concept he finds almost unbearable.
While sexual compatibility alone is not the basis for a healthy relationship, the insatiable lovers struggle through their perspective emotional preconceptions to function as equal partners while an unstable admirer attempts to sabotage their delicate family foundation.
Dec 15, 2017 [ OFFICIAL REVIEW ]
8 people found the following review helpful
What's a woman to do when the men in her life persist in telling her what she can and cannot do without checking with her first? Well, in Lacey Parker's case, you take a field position with the DEA and when your husband tells you, no, you leave and don't look back. Then, when he doesn't come for you, you resort to something drastic to shake things up in SHAKE UP by Joyce Palmer.
Likes: I really enjoyed the characters. Both John and Lacey seemed like a good match for each other and played off each other's strengths and weaknesses. I thought the secondary characters helped round out the story and I loved how protective everyone was. The bad guys (and girl) were just menacing enough to keep the suspense going until the end.
If you enjoy contemporary romance with hot sex and strong characters, then you definitely want to give Ms. Palmer's story a read. It has all the makings for an enjoyable evening and you may find yourself staying up well past your bedtime because you couldn't put it down.
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