Books by Dee Henderson

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Full Disclosure

Once upon a time Dee Henderson was the "it" girl of Inspirational romance. Her books were terrific suspense novels that offered an outstanding look at modern day courtship. I have multiple copies of them on my DIK shelf. Then she changed publishers, went through several bad novels and took some time ...

C+
The Marriage Wish

I am not sure if The Marriage Wish is a straight reprint or a rewrite of a book first published in 1998. Either way, I don't understand why they brought it back. Although a reader can respect the subject matter and the emotions of the story, the book is preachy, the writing style amateurish, and th ...

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The Protector

Considering that The Protector is a story involving Chicago firefighters and their escalating problem with a serial arsonist, I was surprised when the first word that came to mind to describe the book was pleasant. For good and ill, the book is pleasant. This fourth entry in the O'Malley ...

B+
True Valor

During a rescue in Ecuador gone bad, Air Force Major Bruce "Striker" Stanton, a Pararescue Jumper (PJ for short), realizes he only has three regrets in life: "Not having a dog. A house. A wife." As soon as he gets stateside he immediately rectifies the first two things on the list. The third is goin ...

B
The Truth Seeker

Dee Henderson is an author who successfully combines two sub-genres of romance: inspirational romance and romantic suspense. And though her books certainly have a spiritual focal point, Henderson does not overload her writing with heavy doses of scripture or moralizing. So if this sub-genre is new t ...

B+
The Guardian

In one night, Shari Hanford’s world is turned upside down. One minute she is jubilant about a dear family friend making the short list for the Supreme Court. The next minute she is the only witness to murder of a federal judge. Her family shattered by the violence, Shari turns to U.S. Marshall Ma ...

B
True Devotion

True Devotion by Dee Henderson is an old-fashioned love story, which takes place against a background of modern-day treason and nuclear espionage. Kelly Jacobs lost Nick, her Navy SEAL husband, three years ago in a "training accident," which she knows means he was killed during a top secret mission. ...

B-
The Negotiator

Dave Richman's life takes an unexpected turn when a simple trip to the bank turns into a dangerous hostage situation. Dave, an FBI agent, is considering his options when Kate O'Malley, the hostage negotiator, enters the scene. Dave's first instinct is to take control of the situation, but once he ...

B
Danger in the Shadows

Danger In The Shadows is my first inspirational read, and while I would have preferred a higher level of sensual tension, the plot immediately grabbed my attention and the well-drawn characters held it. Sara Walsh's fears begin to get the best of her when she is trapped inside a stalled eleva ...