By Lori Foster
Harlequin Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780373777792, 448pp.
Publication Date: September 24, 2013
An alpha hero's attraction to the one woman he can't have could draw him into a killer's snare in the sizzling new novel from New York Times bestselling author Lori Foster
Charismatic bar owner Rowdy Yates isn't the kind of man women say no to. So when he approaches waitress Avery Mullins, he fully expects to get her number. However, the elusive beauty has her reasons for keeping her distanceincluding a past that might come back to haunt them both.
Avery spends her nights working for tipsand trying to forget the secret Rowdy is determined to unearth. But when history threatens to repeat itself, Avery grows to rely on Rowdy's protective presence. As the sparks between them ignite, she will be forced to choose between the security she's finally foundand the passion she's always wanted.
"A red-hot page-turner." --#1 New York Times bestselling author Kresley Cole on When You Dare
"Bestseller Foster...has an amazing ability to capture a man's emotions and lust with sizzling sex scenes and meld it with a strong woman's point of view." -Publishers Weekly on A Perfect Storm
"A sexy, believable roller coaster of action and romance." -Kirkus Reviews on Run the Risk
"Foster rounds out her searing trilogy with a story that tilts toward the sizzling and sexy side of the genre." -RT Book Reviews on Savor the Danger
"The fast-paced thriller keeps these well-developed characters moving...Foster's series will continue to garner fans with this exciting installment." -Publishers Weekly on Trace of Fever
"Steamy, edgy, and taut." -Library Journal on When You Dare
"Intense, edgy and hot. Lori Foster delivers everything you're looking for in a romance." -New York Times bestselling author Jayne Ann Krentz on Hard to Handle
"Lori Foster delivers the goods." -Publishers Weekly
"Tension, temptation, hot action and hotter romance-Lori Foster has it all! Hard to Handle is a knockout!"
-New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth Lowell
"Foster hits every note (or power chord) of the true alpha male hero...a compelling read from start to finish." --Publishers Weekly on Bare It All