{Review} Jaded by Anne Calhoun

{Review} Jaded by Anne CalhounJaded by Anne Calhoun
Also by this author: Afternoon Delight, The List, Under the Surface
Series: Walkers Ford #2
Published by Berkley on February 4th 2014
Genres: Contemporary Romance, Small Town Romance
Character(s): Police Officers/Sherriffs
Pages: 304
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They can’t hide from desire…

After life as a cop in Denver leaves him burned-out, Lucas Ridgeway returns to Walkers Ford, South Dakota, to serve as their chief of police. He’s hoping to start over with a clean slate and avoid any emotional entanglements—even after his next-door neighbor kisses him senseless. Alana is passionate, dedicated, and most importantly leaving town soon. So why not have some fun?

Alana Wentworth comes from a larger-than-life political family, yet all she wanted was to be a librarian. Then after an embarrassing marriage proposal from Mr. Not-For-Her, she jumps at the chance to live her dream for a few months. She wasn't supposed to get involved with the community—or sexy, troubled Lucas. But when the time comes for Alana to put Walkers Ford behind her, she’s not ready. And Lucas may not be ready for her to go…

Jaded is a fast read from contemporary romance author Anne Calhoun. It’s my first book from her, but I’ll definitely keep her on my radar now. I liked the chemistry between Alana and Lucas–he was so hot! The pacing was great and these characters truly set the pages on fire. I can’t wait to read the next book in the series.

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Overall: 3

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