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Saturday, June 6, 2020

Secret Resurfaced ~ Dana Mentink

This book is part of the Love Inspired Suspense books and book 4 of the Roughwater Ranch Cowboys series.  When Dory Winslow goes back to her home town as a private investigator, she sets out to solve a murder mystery from years ago and that the person that went to jail for the crime was framed.  She is hot on the trail to retrack and find out what really happens.  She meets up with Chad her old flame and the father of her five year old daughter that he doesn't know he is the child's father.  She wants to keep it a secret still from him and he decides to come into her life again by helping her go over the evidence that of that past murder that put his dad in jail for it.  They start to go over all the evidence and piecing things together when things start to happen and putting Dory's life in danger. When Chad decides to protect her, then his life is the one that becomes in danger.  Can they solve this murder and survive?  Will Chad find out about his daughter, he never knew he had?  How will Dory, Chad and Ivy end up? together? apart?

I would recommend this to any age, it is a great fast afternoon read.  Once you start reading you can't put it down.  I always enjoy Dana's writing because she keeps the twist and turns going and also puts that family touch and meaning into all her stories, making you feel for the characters.  I always look forward to reading her books because I know it will be one that I can't stop reading until the end.  This one was another good one.....

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About the Book
Book:  Secrets Resurfaced
Author: Dana Mentink
Genre:  Romantic Suspense
Release Date: June 2, 2020

When new evidence surfaces about a tragic boating accident that put her ex-boyfriend’s father in prison, private investigator Dory Winslow’s determined to look into it. But now someone’s dead set on silencing her. And working with Chad Jaggert—the father of her secret child—may be the only way to survive the treacherous truth about the tragedy that once tore them apart.
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About the Author
Dana Mentink is a two time American Christian Fiction Writers Carol Award winner, a Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice Award and a Holt Medallion winner. She is a national bestselling author of over forty titles in the suspense and lighthearted romance genres. She is pleased to write for Harlequin’s Love Inspired Suspense, Harlequin Heartwarming and Sourcebooks. Besides writing, she busies herself teaching third grade. Mostly, she loves to be home with Papa Bear, teen bear cubs affectionately nicknamed Yogi and Boo Boo, Junie, the  nutty terrier, and a chubby box turtle. You can connect with Dana via her website at danamentink.com, on Facebook, YouTube (Author Dana Mentink) and Instagram (dana_mentink.)

More from Dana

Well, it’s been a wild ride through the Roughwater Cowboy series! Here we are at the end, with youngest brother Chad’s story. Fortunately, the rest of the clan (Mitch, Liam and Helen) are here to lend a hand when the man Chad’s father was jailed for killing comes back to life. Helping out also is Jingles the hapless dog, and a new member of the canine family, three legged Meatball. Throw in a killer on the loose and a secret child, and we’ll have a ‘hold onto your hat’ finish to this series. Thanks for coming along with me! God bless you!


To celebrate her tour, Dana is giving away the grand prize package of a copy of the book and a $50 Amazon gift card!!
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