Although her professor and classmates laughed at her choice of subject matter, those 50 pages became the basis for her first book, Island Flame. The Midnight Hour A time to fear. But his presence creates as much confusion as it does security. In Tony's strong arms, Grace finds comfort, protection--passion--as he tries to shield them from the evil lurking just beyond their door. Ufe is life, he down is lie down, mande is mantle. He's too close for comfort, asking disturbing questions, probing into her long-buried past, igniting feelings Grace has tried to suppress.
Karen Robards was born in Louisville, Kentucky on August 24, 1954. Kimberly has cleverly woven the aspects of this paranormal romance to give us excitement, mystery, smexy hot moments, and characters I'm sure that you will enjoy. Her novels have been translated into eleven languages. Being a narcotics officer while taking them both to the hospital, Tony promised he would see her the next day because he needed to ask her a very important question? Unnerved by the prospect of a stalker, Grace calls the police--and that's where Detective Tony Marino comes in. Grace Hart seemed to have it all: a bright, beautiful daughter, a successful career as a judge, and a lovely home in an Ohio suburb.
Ronnie purchases an antique bed, it calls to her, the price tag cast aside due to a tingling sensation Ronnie could not understand, all she knows is that she wanted this bed right or wrong. As she looked outside, she thought she saw someone holding her teddy bear? In Tony's strong arms, Grace finds comfort, protection--passion--as he tries to shield them from the evil lurking just beyond their door. Then she got police protection for her daughter, including a cop to follow her to school. But beneath the placid veneer, darker truths lie waiting. Enter Detective Tony Marino, on the night that one of Jessica's sneak-outs coincides with a stalker breaking into the Hart home in suburban Ohio. With the clues mounting up between a teddy bear, a dead hamster, stalking, a cryptic message left on a bathroom mirror and the shocking results of a horror so critical, Tony is left with two realizations. He's too close for comfort, asking disturbing questions, probing into her long-buried past, igniting feelings Grace has tried to suppress.
And someone is stalking the troubled teenager. . And someone is stalking the troubled teenager. A love that will never be? While outwardly they seem to be opposites, the undercurrents of a romantic attraction between them are undeniable. Now the police are involved.
Her title's, The Last Kiss Goodbye and Hush made The New York Times best seller list. Now the police are involved. In Tony's strong arms, Grace finds comfort, protection -- passion -- as he tries to shield them from the evil lurking just beyond their door. He's too close for comfort, asking disturbing questions, probing into her long-buried past, igniting feelings Grace has tried to suppress. Grace is relieved -- and worried. Someone who has already violated their home and stolen their peace of mind. Her fifteen-year-old, Jessica, is teetering on the cusp of drugs and delinquency.
But beneath the placid veneer, darker truths lie waiting. Fluent flowing storyline, that will keep the readers interest glued just to find out what's next, a few curve balls thrown in where you think something is going to happen and the next it's a different spin. Formulaic plotting puts a decided damper on any surprises that might be derived from the love story. Karen Robards pulls out all the stops to create her most nerve-shattering book to date, keeping readers breathless and guessing what will come next until the very last page. Overall, I got this as a free read via amazon kindle, a big thank you to Kimberly I will be certainly looking up more of her work. The book sold quickly to a different publisher and became the true launchpad for her writing career.
She quickly penned and submitted a two-paragraph story. Whoever or whatever set the type, though, made many mistakes involving the lowercase letter l. Is Jessica in danger from a drug dealer who wants to silence her? Now the police are involved. Karen Robards' The Midnight Hour is a story of suspense and romance and contains surprises up to the end. That novel, One Summer, was Robards' first hardcover contemporary novel, and its success convinced Dell to ask Robards to concentrate on her contemporary novels.
But beneath the placid veneer, darker truths lie waiting. I live in Columbus; it's a large city and certainly not crime free. Thus is a new family unit born to fight a sick teenager who graduates quickly to slaughtering people and whose identity is never a mystery. When it becomes clear that the stalker has the power to destroy all that Grace holds dear, Grace and Tony join forces to stop him, soon learning that any hope for their future will require a reckoning with the past. But as times moves on, the walls they both have put up are fastly being chipped away. She has received six Silver Pen Awards, two Waldenbooks Wally Awards, one Romantic Times award, a Romantic Times Career Achievement Award, and has been named to the Romantic Times Romance Writers Hall of Fame. She has written a number of series, including The Banning Sisters and Charlotte Stone.