Review #200: "Word of Honor" by Terri Blackstock

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Review #200: "Word of Honor" by Terri Blackstock
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Mon, 04-01-2013 - 5:31pm

This is the third book in the Newpointe 911 series.  Again for me this book was hard to put down and I could not wait to see how things would work out  for all of the characters.  I love the way that Terri Blackstock using terrible things to make people reveal there feelings that they are too scared to share with the people that mean the most to them. 

Here is the information on the book from Barnes and Noble:

Overview

In the third book in the Newpointe 911, Jill Clark learns the meaning of covenant when she is taken hostage by a suspect in a deadly bombing but isn't convinced he's guilty.

What will it cost to keep a promise? Of the four people at the Newpointe post office when the bomb went off, three were killed instantly. The fourth, a five-year-old boy, lies comatose in the hospital and might not survive. Who would do such a thing? The answer comes in the form of a gunman crashing through the door of the hotel room where Jill Clark is staying. With a rifle barrel pointed at her temple, the young attorney suddenly finds herself the hostage of a desperate man whose actions hardly fit his claim that he's innocent of the bombing. Only later, when the suspect is behind cars, does Jill wonder whether he's as guilty as he appears. Prompted by a terrifying attempt on her life, Jill and old flame Dan Nichols dig deeper into the case. But standing in their way lies an obstacle Jill hasn't counted on: the power of a covenant. It could change her life. Or, with the clock ticking, it could seal her death.

 

Tammy

 

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I loved the convenant-keeping aspect. I needed that lesson!

Thanks for your review. :) And congrats on 200 reviews! Here's a blinky for a future day...