Dissatisfied at home, hunted by a man who can’t seem to leave the history in the past, and falling in love with a man that she can’t have, Cassie’s life is a little intense. She’s in a committed relationship, but she finds herself falling hard, fighting against feelings she’s never experienced before. As her sense of safety seems to dissolve around her, the man she’s always loved suddenly seems so far away. Pushed to her limits, Cassie is left vulnerable. She has a very difficult decision to make.
A decision that has to be made under tremendous pressure. The three are being watched, closer than any of them know. Cassie’s feeling paranoid, and the only man that seems to believe her is the very one she needs to distance herself from. The harder she pushes him away, the closer he seems to get. Eventually, his presence becomes the only thing keeping them all alive. That knowledge might just be enough to push her over the edge, into his arms, and into his bed. Just as long as they can stay alive to get there
Two unlikely partners join forces to hunt down a psycho who likes to view L.A. through a sniper scope. But first, they will have to confront their own personal demons and come to common ground, in a race against time that could bring the whole city to its knees … especially once they become the target.
Rae Hatting returns in her first, full-length novel, “The Fairest of Them.”
Detective Luke Thompson is a hero cop, with a string of solved serial killer cases under his belt. He comes to California, thinking he can disappear quietly into the forests, isolated from the rest of the world. His expertise is called upon to help with a mysterious serial killer, dumping bodies dressed like fairy tale characters in the woods outside of Mendocino County. With the help of a profiler, Luke finally gets the break he needs, as well as finding romance for himself. Tragedy strikes, and Luke is left despondent, unable to carry on as a detective. Can a fiery redhead from the FBI help him out of the slump?
Determined to leave the life of solving unsolvable homicides behind, Special Agent Rae Hatting tries to settle into a normal life with her adopted daughter, Grace. However, her reputation precedes her, and Rae finds herself back in the fray, called upon to help solve a series of gruesome fairy tale style murders in California. Her only obstacle is Detective Luke Thompson. Broody, stubborn, and an all-around pain in the ass, the pair must work together before another victim ends up never finding their happily ever after.