Romance – Military Romance

Military Romance
Do or Die: A Reluctant Heroes Novel
by Suzanne BrockmannRomantic Suspense. Attorney Phoebe Kruger can’t fathom why her client doesn’t want to get out of prison. Yet former Navy SEAL Ian Dunn insists that he’d rather stay behind bars. Phoebe has been sent to convince Ian to undertake a dangerous covert mission for the government in exchange for his release, but what Phoebe doesn’t know (and what Ian can’t tell her) is that protecting his brother from the mob requires serving time for a crime he didn’t commit. Do or Die kicks off the Reluctant Heroes series — a spin-off of the wildly popular Troubleshooters novels — and features author Suzanne Brockmann’s signature brand of military-themed action-adventure romance.

By Break of Day: The Night Stalkers
by M.L. BuchmanRomantic Suspense. First of all, it’s not a drone; it’s an RPA — a remotely piloted aircraft. And as far as Captain Kara Moretti is concerned, piloting “Tosca” for SOAR (Special Operations Aviation Regiment) is the best job in the army. If only she weren’t so distracted by Texan helicopter pilot Captain Justin Roberts, who makes her reconsider her decision not to get involved with anyone on the team. But when Justin’s Chinook is hijacked, Kara faces an agonizing dilemma: duty demands that she shoot the helicopter down, potentially killing the man she’s come to love. Unless she can somehow save him? By Break of Day is the 7th exciting installment of the Night Stalkers series, which starts with The Night is Mine.

Shelter Me: A Second Chance Romance
by Catherine MannContemporary Romance. When Colonel Allen McDaniel is killed by a roadside bomb in Iraq, Staff Sergeant Mike Kowalski brings his fallen commander’s dog, Trooper, to the Second Chance Ranch Animal Rescue center. There, he’s reunited with his old flame Sierra, who happens to be McDaniel’s daughter. Sierra tries to resist Mike’s charms, as she has no desire to follow in her mother’s footsteps and fall in love with a military man. Fortunately, Trooper is willing to do whatever it takes to make the couple see that they’re perfect for each other. Author Catherine Mann’s experiences as a military spouse and a dog rescuer inform this heartwarming series opener.

A Time for Home: A Snowberry Creek Novel
by Alexis MorganContemporary Romance. With a dog named Mooch in tow, Nick Jenkins travels to Snowberry Creek, Washington, the home of his army buddy Spencer Lang, who was recently killed in Afghanistan. Spencer’s best friend, Callie Redding, has inherited his house, a rambling Victorian pile that she wants to restore and turn into a bed and breakfast to honor Spencer’s memory. Nick offers to help, hoping that the project will distract him. However, grief over his friend’s death is soon replaced by guilt for falling in love with Callie. Both Callie and Nick will have to come to terms with the past in order to have a future together.  A Time for Home is the 1st book in the Snowberry Creek series, which continues with More Than a Touch.

Back to You
by Jessica ScottContemporary Romance. Since surviving the dangerous mission that killed several of his men, army captain Trent Davila, wracked with survivor’s guilt, has volunteered for deployment after deployment. Unsurprisingly, this has strained his marriage to the breaking point. With both his marriage and his career in jeopardy, Trent realizes that his wife Laura and their children are the best things ever to happen to him and is determined to do whatever it takes to fix his marriage and reunite his family. Realistic depictions of military life, particularly the challenges facing active-duty soldiers and their partners, make this 1st Coming Home novel a moving reading experience.

List created 7/7/16 – James Hartmann

Adapted from Nextreads.

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