3/01/2011

Turbulence

Dana Mentink
Steeple Hill Books
Love Inspired Suspense
2011
Fiction/Suspense/Romance

Reviewed by Cindy Loven

Maddie Lambert has faced sorrow, heartbreak, and rage.  Her father is a powerful man with a job that makes him a hated man.  His investigation into a local hospitals books, makes him a target for someone to hurt him.  Maddie never dreamed that it would be the brother of her fiance' that would crash into her father, and that the accident would claim the lives of her darling nieces.  The rage and anger she feels comes between her and her beloved, ending their relationship. She is sure that he saved his own brother sacrificing the lives of her nieces to do so, at the hospital after the accident.  The relationship is over, the anger however still hovers.  fed by the fact that her father has declared he will receive vengeance.   
Now Maddie finds herself on an airplane with  him and another doctor from the same hospital.  They are  delivering an artificial heart to her father, it is the last hope for saving his life.  Someone is determined to stop the heart from arriving.  Even if it means killing them all.  An airplane crash, and a crazy man shooting at them in the ice cave they had taken refuge in, is enough to convince them all that someone wants them dead.  Suspicions arise between them all, Maddie suspects the two doctors and the doctors are sure it is the  artificial heart representative.  Who is behind all this?  Do the doctors want to keep her father from surviving, and having this surgery? Who wants to keep the artificial heart from saving her father's life?
This book was great, face paced, great writing!! You will not want to put it down until you finish it.  This was the first book I have read from this author, but definitely not my last! Reading group discussion included 215 pages, $5.50 US 4 stars.

This book was provided for review purposes only, no payment was received for this review. 
Learn more about this author at http://www.danamentink.com/

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