ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Just in case you’re curious…The real Dani does love traveling. She’s been to some amazing places (Greece, Hawaii, the Keys) and there are many more she hopes to visit in the future.
And while she’s not quite up to sky-diving, cave diving or heli-skiing (too high, too enclosed, too cold!) she and her family love hiking, canoeing, wave jumping and a ton of other outdoor adventures a little further down on the risk scale.
Dani is the acclaimed author of the romantic suspense series Alaskan Courage, which includes her bestselling debut novel Submerged and latest release Shattered. She feels blessed to write inspirational romantic suspense because it incorporates so many things she loves–the thrill of adventure, nail biting suspense, the deepening of her characters’ faith, and plenty of romance. She and her husband reside in Maryland with their two teenage daughters.
ABOUT THE BOOK
Deputy Landon Grainger loves the McKennas like family, but he's also sworn to find the truth. Piper is frustrated with his need for facts over faith, but he knows those closest to you have the power to deceive you the most. With his sheriff pushing for a quick conviction, some unexpected leads complicate the investigation, and pursuing the truth may mean risking Landon's career.
With Piper waging her own search, the two head deep into Canada's rugged backcountry--and unexpected complications. Not only does their long friendship seem to be turning into something more, but this dangerous case is becoming deadlier with each step.
If you would like to read the first chapter of Shattered, go HERE.
After loving Dani's Pettrey's first book, Submerged, so much, I was thrilled to receive the second book in the Alaskan Courage series.
Piper McKenna does what any loving sister would do when a brother shows up at her door in trouble -- she jumps into protective mode. She is also determined to take Reef's side and prove that he is indeed innocent despite all the evidence that point to the opposite.
Unfortunately, their family friend, the deputy, can't just take his side. He has to look at the evidence which means putting him in jail. He winds up taking a leave of absence because of the conflict of interest involved with trying to help with this particular case.
The rest of the book involves him trying to keep Piper from harms way as she is determined to prove that her brother did not commit murder. That means action and hold your breath scenes.
There are minor characters that I suspect will be the subjects of future books. I definitely can't wait for those to arrive on the bookshelf!