HARD BEAT runs the gamut of enjoyable reading. There’s plenty of suspense with intrigue, emotion, and hard won romance. Tanner Thomas has every motivation to get back to the world of journalism that he lives for. After suffering the loss of his partner, who was more than just a colleague, Tanner is forced to face his own demons and personal fears while still getting the story. Beaux Croslyn isn’t what Tanner was expecting in his next partner and his attraction to her forces him to face some hard truths that he would have preferred to let lie. Bromberg takes her reader right into the midst of a world of political intrigue, lies, confusion, and mistrust all while weaving a relationship between two damaged and jaded people.
Living dangerously and doing whatever needs to be done to get his story comes naturally to Tanner Thomas. Recovering from a loss that was both a personal and professional blow Tanner isn’t expecting what he gets with his new partner. Photojournalist Beaux Croslyn is just as driven and professional as Tanner, but she comes with her own limits as well as some uniquely dangerous baggage. Beaux has complications that she does not readily share with Tanner which only makes him want to dig in deeper. With a backdrop of war, constant physical dangers, and a twisting plot HARD BEAT is an intriguing ride from beginning to end.
**I received an ARC in exchange for an honest review.**
Foreign war correspondent Tanner Thomas is addicted to living on the edge. Needing the adrenaline rush of his job to help him cope with a personal loss, he throws himself back into the game, concentrating all his energy on getting the next big story.
But when he meets his new photojournalist, Beaux Croslyn, he can’t help but feel like he’s losing his focus—and maybe risking more…
With secrets she won’t address, Beaux is far from your ordinary woman. Determined to keep her distance, she’s willing to pull Tanner in closer and hide behind the sparks flying between them. But as Beaux’s past begins to put their relationship—and their lives—at risk, Tanner’s determination to find the truth puts them both in jeopardy.
He's ready to chase her to the ends of the earth to find out if what they had was real, or if the danger surrounding them was just an exquisite heat fated to burn out…