Books by Jessica Hall

C+
Heat of the Moment

Heat of the Moment is one of those books where I have a tough time picturing a happily-ever-after for the hero and heroine. It's an absorbing read, but the leads are extremely hard-edged characters and the ending is a head-scratcher. The book follows Into the Fire, which I haven't read, but I might ...

C
Into the Fire

Readers of romantic suspense often complain that books tend to have either a believable romance or a good suspense plot, but not both. Though it has its flaws (especially in the second half), Jessica Hall's latest thriller offers some of both. While the mystery plot is stronger than the romance he ...

B-
The Kissing Blades

The Kissing Blades moved along so quickly that it ended before I was ready for it to be over. Another 25 pages for more character development and Jessica Hall's latest would've landed on my keeper shelf. As enjoyable as it was, though, the main characters get the short end of the stick in a story ...

B-
The Steel Caress

Major Sarah Ravenowski was an ordinary-looking but effective agent for the U.S. Army's Central Intelligence Division. Then, on a mission in China, she was shot in the face and left for dead. She survives and deserts the army, believing she was abandoned by her superior officer and lover, Kalen Gra ...

B-
The Deepest Edge

There were a number of exciting things happening in this debut novel. For one thing, the Chinese hero is definitely something that the romance industry has been missing. The excellently-plotted storyline was captivating, and the characters were interesting. Had there been some chemistry between t ...