Review: Mean Streak by Sandra Brown

mean streakReviewed by Jaimie

My trend of finding great romantic suspense books has continued!  Mean Streak is the latest book from New York Times best-selling author Sandra Brown and it had all the elements I love in a good novel.  Tortured hero, kick ass heroine and plenty of intrigue.  Just when you think you have it figured out, a new twist pops up.

Pediatrician Dr. Emory Charbonneau is in training for a charity marathon which she is organizing.  In order to push herself harder and get a break from her failing marriage, she heads out of town to run on the most difficult paths she has attempted.  One moment she is running as planned and the next she is waking up in a cabin with a splitting headache, nausea, and the most intriguing man she has ever seen.  When it becomes clear that he does not intend to let her leave, Emory does everything in her power to escape – to no avail.  The man has promised that he will not hurt her and that he will release her when it is safe, but not until then. [Read more…]