Title: Hit & Run (PASS, #1)
Author: Freya Barker
Genre: Romantic Suspense
Returning home to Grand Junction would not have been Rosie Perkins’ first choice, but with her mother no longer able to take care of herself, it’s the only one she has. As is working the night shift at a local hotel to bring in a much-needed income. Rosie juggles to keep all the pieces of her life together and has no room to add anything more. One morning, after a long shift, when she witnesses a hotel guest crash into a dumpster, her careful control starts to unravel.
Security specialist Jake Hutchinson has his hands full protecting the arrogant lead actor of a movie being filmed in town. Since the production company and crew arrived at the hotel, the entitled star has been nothing but trouble. The only thing that can improve his mood is the occasional nightly glimpse of the redheaded housekeeper…until he finds himself trapped between desire and duty.
After leaving the military Jake is putting his experience to use as he works in security however protecting a self-centered actor is an assignment he could have done without. The only bright spot in his day is the pretty housekeeper who has seen but never spoken to.
Rosie has returned home to help her mother which is more than she deserves. They have not been close for years, but Rosie is the one person who came to her aid when she needed someone the most.
When Rosie becomes a witness she finds herself in danger and Jake is determined to protect her. As they spend time together the chemistry between them ignites but will they be able to uncover the truth before it is too late?