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Review & Giveaway: THE DETECTIVE by Adrienne Giordano

So Many Reads is excited to be part of The Detective Blog Tour! Today you’ll get to read what Mary has to say about the book and you will have the chance to enter to win a very cool giveaway!
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9780373698479In The Detective by Adrienne Giordano, Brody Hayward, a homicide detective, recovers from an elbow injury he agrees to help his private detective sister look at a two year old murder case. While he only plans to give it a cursory look the same is not the case for the interior designer he encounters in the course of his investigation.

Lexi Vanderbilt proves to be more of a distraction than Brody anticipated and as the case starts to unravel Lexi’s involvement in the case lead her and Brody into a convoluted web of intrigue and a twist that even I did not expect.

Once again Adrienne provides the reader with characters whose cryptic comments and quick wit lead the reader on an enjoyable journey into the mystery and power struggles of the movers and shakers in the world of high finance.

While Brody and Lexi seem as if they are an unlikely match, the romance that develops between them becomes believable when you catch a glimpse into their thoughts and feelings.

Adrienne has once again created a fun, romantic intrigue that will keep you engaged and glad you picked up this book to escape into for a few hours.

Reviewed by Mary

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About the Book: 

Title: The Detective

Author:  Adrienne Giordano

Publisher: Harlequin Intrigue

Release Date:  July 1, 2015

Genre: Romantic Suspense

Buy Links: Amazon / Barnes & Noble / iBooks / BAM / Google Play / Kobo Books

Book Summary:

She’s captured his heart…and the attention of a murderer.

Injured homicide detective Brodey Hayward needs a distraction, and he finds it as a consultant on a cold case murder. When Brodey’s investigation delays plans to remodel the former crime scene, he uncovers another kind of distraction: spirited Lexi Vanderbilt. Despite her distrust of men, Brodey charms the alluring interior designer into helping him examine the case facts.

Working closely with the ultrasexy detective helps Lexi lower her guard, igniting a passion that even Chicago’s winter can’t cool. As they close in on the killer, Lexi becomes his new target. To save her, Brodey must either betray her trust—or risk losing Lexi forever.

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About the Author

Adrienne photoUSA Today bestselling author Adrienne Giordano writes romantic suspense and mystery.  She is a Jersey girl at heart, but now lives in the Midwest with her workaholic husband, sports obsessed son and Buddy the Wheaten Terrorist (Terrier).

She is a co-founder of Romance University blog and Lady Jane’s Salon-Naperville, a reading series dedicated to romantic fiction.

Connect with Adrienne:  Website / Newsletter / Facebook / Twitter / Goodreads / Street Team

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Giveaway

To celebrate the release of The Detective, Adrienne is giving away a $25.00 gift card, swag pack and a print book! Just enter the Rafflecopter form below!

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  1. CassandraG

    Don’t know any detectives, but did like McCloud, MacMillian and Wife, Columbo and Jessica fletcher Not to mention Jim Rockford oh yeah, Starsky and Hutch as well!!

  2. Brenda Rumsey

    I know a man that used to be a detective, and now writes stories using some of his experiences and adventures he has had. One of my favorite TV detectives was Columbo….so much fun to watch him in action.

  3. Angie M

    I don’t know any detectives but my favorite TV detective is Jim Rockford, played by James Garner, in The Rockford Files,

  4. Mary Cloud

    My cousin is a real life detective that I know but my favorite detective has to be Adrian Monk from the USA show – he was a riot.

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