"Force's 11th Fatal romantic thriller continues her trend of writing likable, relatable characters who are entirely capable of handling the inevitably dire situations that occur in their high-risk jobs." -Publishers Weekly
"A delightful almost-political but-not-quite story of murder, intrigue and yummie romance." - MysterySequels.com
"This compelling romantic suspense novel has all the right elements to keep the reader turning pages, whether engaged in the seamy details of the case or the steamy elements of Sam's relationship with her hot green-eyed husband. Marie Force, a New York Times bestselling author, excels at creating living, breathing characters and tangling them up in a believable, compelling plot. Fatal Threat is the eleventh book in Force's Fatal series of romantic thrillers, and Force shows no signs of slowing down. " -BookPage
First the calm. Then the storm…
Escaping D.C. during the dog days of summer is one of the smartest moves Washington Metro Police Lieutenant Samantha Holland ever made. Beach walks aren’t quite as romantic with the Secret Service in tow, but Sam and her husband, Vice President Nick Cappuano, cherish the chance to recharge and reconnect especially with a scandal swirling around the administration.
No sooner are they back home than a fatal drive-by shooting sets the city on edge. The teenage victim is barely older than Sam and Nick’s son, Scotty. As more deaths follow, Sam and her team play beat the clock to stop the ruthless killers. With Nick facing his greatest challenge one that could drastically change all their lives and even end Sam’s career will the mounting pressure deepen or damage their bond?