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New York Times bestseller Cleo Coyle's "delightfully twisty" new Coffeehouse Mystery.


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With a heart torn between two men and two cities, what’s a girl to do?


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Goode girls don’t lie…


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This SEAL turned sheriff realizes there’s no rule or regulation he won’t break to keep his love safe.


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He’s Hollywood’s hottest heartthrob…and her son’s secret father.


Breaking Point by Lindsay McKenna

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Also by Lindsay McKenna:

Wind River Protector, August 2019
Mass Market Paperback
Marrying My Cowboy, April 2019
Mass Market Paperback
Home to Wind River, December 2018
Mass Market Paperback
Wind River Lawman, September 2018
Mass Market Paperback
Lone Rider, April 2018
Mass Market Paperback
Wrangler's Challenge, November 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Christmas with My Cowboy, October 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Trapped, July 2017
e-Book
Dream of Me, June 2017
e-Book
Wind River Cowboy, April 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Never Enough, March 2017
e-Book
Snowflake's Gift, February 2017
e-Book
Wind River Rancher, January 2017
Paperback
Secrets, December 2016
e-Book
Wind River Wrangler, November 2016
Paperback
Unbound Pursuit, October 2016
e-Book
Hold On, August 2016
e-Book
Secret Dream, August 2016
e-Book
Out Rider, May 2016
Paperback
Blind Sided, May 2016
Paperback
Cowboy Justice, April 2016
e-Book
Saved by a SEAL, February 2016
e-Book
Ranchers and Cowboys Collection, February 2016
e-Book
Broken Dreams, January 2016
e-Book
Night Hawk, January 2016
Paperback
Forged in Fire, December 2015
e-Book
Tangled Pursuit, November 2015
e-Book
Nowhere to Hide, October 2015
e-Book
Last Chance, July 2015
e-Book
Course of Action: Crossfire, June 2015
Paperback
Running Fire, May 2015
Paperback
Taking Fire, March 2015
Paperback
On Fire, March 2015
e-Book
Zone of Fire, February 2015
e-Book
Wolf Haven, December 2014
Paperback
Coming Home For Christmas, November 2014
Paperback
Course Of Action: The Rescue, September 2014
Paperback
A Measure of Love, September 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Heart of the Eagle, September 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Solitaire, September 2014
e-Book
Never Surrender, July 2014
Mass Market Paperback
Breaking Point, May 2014
Mass Market Paperback
My Only One, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Texas Wildcat, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Touch the Heavens, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Point of Departure, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Too Near the Fire, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Wilderness Passion, April 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Degree of Risk, March 2014
Mass Market Paperback
Risk Taker, February 2014
Mass Market Paperback
King of Swords, February 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Sun Woman, February 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Brave Heart, February 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Lord of Shadowhawk, February 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Captive of Fate, January 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Come Gentle the Dawn, January 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Love Me Before Dawn, January 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Chase the Clouds, January 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Heart of the Tiger, January 2014
e-Book (reprint)
Down Range, December 2013
Paperback
Course of Action, November 2013
Mass Market Paperback
High Country Rebel, September 2013
Paperback
A Chance Encounter, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
Danger Close, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
On Wings of Passion, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
Night Flight, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
Torrid Nights, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
A Proposal for Christmas, September 2013
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Beginning With You, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
Hostage Heart, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
Untamed Desire, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
When Tomorrow Comes, September 2013
e-Book (reprint)
The Loner, July 2013
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Beyond Valor, February 2013
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The Defender, November 2012
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The Wrangler, July 2012
Paperback
His Duty to Protect, February 2012
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The Last Cowboy, November 2011
Paperback
Deadly Silence, June 2011
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Operation Forbidden, March 2011
Paperback
Deadly Identity, December 2010
Paperback
Guardian, June 2010
Paperback
The Adversary, May 2010
Paperback
Reunion, April 2010
Mass Market Paperback
His Woman In Command, March 2010
Mass Market Paperback
Shadows From The Past, December 2009
Mass Market Paperback
The Seeker, August 2009
Mass Market Paperback
Dangerous Prey, December 2008
Mass Market Paperback
Mission: Christmas, November 2008
Mass Market Paperback
Come Gentle The Dawn, June 2008
Paperback (reprint)
The Quest, February 2008
Paperback
Snowbound, January 2008
Paperback
Heart Of The Storm, December 2007
Paperback
Dark Truth, July 2007
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Commando, June 2007
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Heart of the Eagle, June 2007
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Her Healing Touch, June 2007
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White Wolf, June 2007
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Beyond the Limit, December 2006
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Unforgiven, October 2006
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Hangar 13, September 2006
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Morgan's Mercenaries: Heart of the Jaguar, May 2006
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Morgan's Mercenaries: Heart of the Warrior, March 2006
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Morgan's Mercenaries: Man of Passion, March 2006
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Morgan's Mercenaries: Heart of Stone, March 2006
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Silent Witness, December 2005
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Wild Woman, April 2005
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Snowy Nights, November 2003
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Breaking Point
Lindsay McKenna

Shadow Warriors #5
Harlequin HQN Books
May 2014
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Featuring: Gabe Griffin; Bay Thorn
384 pages
ISBN: 0373778678
EAN: 9780373778676
Kindle: B00GPDYJBW
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Romance Military

In the line of fire…

OPERATION SHADOW WARRIORS

An ongoing U.S. military experiment to test the integration of trained female military operatives in live combat scenarios…

The Alpha Platoon. A unit of Navy SEALs stationed in the unforgiving dryness of Afghanistan…who just learned that their newest team member is a woman. But Bay Thorn has a spine of steel—and the chops to prove it. Without a team to back her up, however, she's dead in the water. And her only ally is Gabe Griffin, a lone SEAL who is lethal, dangerous and unbearably attractive….

Between the open hostility from her team and the harsh Al Qaeda territory, Gabe is a lifeline for Bay. But mutual respect quickly grows into mutual attraction. And with each day and every assignment, the longing only deepens.

They mustn't speak of it. Mustn't act on it. Because in this line of work, falling in love can get you killed….

Author Note

Dear Reader:

BREAKING POINT is well named. Navy Corpsman Bay Thorn is a part of the super secret Shadow Warriors Operation. She is one of forty women who US Army General Maya Stevenson has gathered and had trained for black ops duty along side men. She has worked over in Iraq for years with Special Forces teams along the Iraq-Syrian border when she is ordered to a SEAL platoon. Flying out of Iraq and finally reaching her destination at FOB Bravo, thirty miles from the Afghan-Pakistan border, Bay doesn’t know what to expect.

Can you imagine being a woman and being ordered to work/fight in a US Navy SEAL team? And you are the outsider? You are not trained to be a SEAL. And can you imagine how the men of that platoon are going to take a WOMAN coming into their team? To say the least, there is going to be at least half of the men will be fully against having a woman, no matter how well trained for combat, among them.

The whole ethos of the SEALs is that they are like a group of sticks bound together--unbreakable. It’s easy to take one stick and snap and break it. But if you put a group of them together, no one can break them. SEALs have come to rely fully on their brothers in arms that they fight with daily at FOB Bravo. To have a Navy corpsman, a woman, being forced upon them, is too much to take.

Bay knows she’s got her work cut out for her. And only one SEAL in the platoon is willing to give her a chance to prove she’s got what it takes. Petty Officer First Class Gabe Griffin is a man who sees beneath the mask most people wear. And as the chief introduces Bay to the platoon, he senses her unease, her worry, about not being accepted. And yet, despite her soft, almost innocent demeanor, he knows she’s carrying a lot of secrets about herself that she’s not sharing with any of them.

Gabe is intrigued by Bay. He senses her strength, her resolve, admires her keen intelligence and ability to want to fit into the team. She’s a strong woman who speaks in a soft West Virginia dialect, is humble, willing to work hard to be trusted by the men on the team. Only, what he doesn’t expect is to fall in love with Bay over time. Her goodness, her heart in helping others, opens his own heart to her. Bay hasn’t come into the team looking for love or any relationship. But it happens.

And what to do about it? Gabe knows to show how he feels toward Bay will tear his team up and create possible loss of life among them. Bay is more than aware of her feelings for Gabe but is smart enough to realize she can’t show, speak or even hint that she’s falling in love with this quiet, intense, attractive SEAL. Her whole focus is on getting the rest of the team to accept her and trust her out in the field of combat. There is no place for love in her life. And it takes both of them to the breaking point of loving one another and never being able to show or give it voice. To do so, can not only put them at risk, but also the men of the team. And neither is willing to do that. Until events outside their control intervene, leaving them and their survivors in the jaws of the Taliban who want to kill all of them.

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1 comment posted.

Re: Breaking Point

This sounds like it's going to be an exciting story, and I
can't wait to read it!! You know how to put the right
excerpt in, to keep a person in suspense, too!! I think you
already know that, though!! The cover of your book shows
just the right amount of danger ahead, so you don't just
look at the hot guy on the cover!! Congratulations on your
book!!
(Peggy Roberson 12:35pm April 30, 2014)

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