Texas Hold’em, Book 5
Luke Chisum spent most of his life running from his past. Now a family crisis has brought the former River Bluff daredevil home. Home to the small-town girl he still loves-and the secret that could tear them apart again.
Sixteen years ago, Luke dated Becky on a dare and broke her heart. Now he’s back, rekindling desire and tempting Becky to give him a second chance. But she can’t risk Luke discovering the truth about the child she’s kept from him all these years.
Becky isn’t the only one keeping secrets. A shocking revelation about his own family is about to test Luke in ways he never imagined-as a father and a son…
- Texas Bluff hit #8 on the Waldenbooks Series Bestseller List.
- Texas Bluff receives a 4.5 from Romantic Times.
- Finalist in long contemporary for the Holt Medallion
Luke Chisum returns to River Bluff, years after breaking Becky Parker’s heart, and is quickly attracted to the now-divorced mother of a teenage son. But Becky isn’t sure she can ever trust Luke again after having been badly hurt by him in the past. Luke isn’t sure he can trust her either, once he finds about out the secret she’s been keeping. In Texas Bluff (4.5), Linda Warren portrays perfectly the relationship between a couple learning to trust all over again. The tension is real, as is the characters’ uncertainty. This is an excellent story.
TEXAS BLUFF is an extremely well written tale that will keep readers sighing for more. As parents know they will do anything to protect their young and the parents in this story have done their best, yet heartache is about to come to the surface. The emotional ups and downs of this story will make every reader come back for more.
Linda Warren has a writing style that just gets better with time. Ms. Warren is a talented author who just keeps getting better! The tight knit story line, combined with the creative pictures Ms. Warren has written, give this book a dimension that will make readers feel right at home in River Bluff, as though they can look out their window and see the clinic where Becky works! After more than twenty published novels, this author’s writing is still fresh, her creative plots flow from one scene to another drawing the reader in.
This is an author to be watched! Her next novel, due out this spring ALWAYS A MOTHER is sure to be a keeper!
Angie at Love Romances (5 hearts)