"thrilling romantic suspense"
Jonathan Brighton, CEO of Guardian, a computer security
firm based in Austin, needs a vacation so he decides to go on
a retreat to a remote part of Mexico. Along the way two
Mexicans stop his vehicle on an isolated road. The thugs
assault and shoot Jonathan, leaving him on the roadside to
Six months later, FBI Agent Kathleen Cavanaugh goes
undercover as a physical therapist assigned to help
Jonathan still recovering from his near death injuries.
Her real assignment is to observe Jonathan and determine
whether he murdered a Guardian employee Derek Miller, who
died while Jonathan was on his ill-advised Mexican trip.
Shockingly, Katie finds herself attracted to the vulnerable
CEO even as she wonders if he is a cold-blooded killer.
MIDNIGHT RAIN is a thrilling romantic suspense that sub-
genre fans will appreciate. Especially delightful is the
dilemma confronting Katie as she struggles between love and
the potential that her beloved is a murderer who had bad
luck with his Mexican alibi. Interestingly readers will
feel the anguish that Jonathan suffers as he struggles to
recover physically and mentally. Though the final twist
seems odd and out of left field, Dee Davis delivers a
strong tale, as her fans have come to expect from her while
sending new readers seeking previous novels from this
Reviewed by PNR Group Member
Posted November 19, 2002