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Explosive Forces

Explosive Forces

A K-9 Rescue Novel

A K-9 Rescue Novel (Volume 5)

D. D. Ayres

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Danger is heating up…

When Carly Reese’s beloved fashion boutique catches fire, she sees her dreams go up in smoke. The good news is that Carly was saved from the flames by a barking dog nearby. She soon discovers the heroic pooch is a trained K-9 who’s guarding his unconscious partner …a gorgeous firefighter who ends up in Carly’s arms.

Noah Glover and his K-9 are a fearless duo, and Noah has clearly met his match with the brave, beautiful Carly. Soon they team up to track down the arsonist behind the blast – a psychotic criminal who’s intent on framing Noah. Meanwhile, the sparks between Noah and and Carly could ignite a five-alarm fire. Should they smother their feelings in the name of justice…or fan the flames of passion? Find out in Explosive Forces!

“A power-packed tale of romance and suspense…Rival Forces is Ayres’ best yet.”—RT Book Reviews (Top Pick!)



“Hello? Hello? Carly?”

Carly Harrington-Reese shifted her cell phone back to her ear. “I’m here, Aunt Fredda. I thought I heard a dog barking...

Praise for Explosive Forces

"A nice addition to the series for romantic-suspense and dog lovers." —Booklist

"Another winner!" —RT Book Reviews

"Highly recommend if you love action packed romance and a furry companion." —Once Upon an Alpha

"D.D. Ayres has once again given us a wonderful exciting fast-paced story line; great couple, sweet lovable dog and a sexy romance." —The Reading Cafe


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D. D. Ayres

D. D. Ayres is the author of the K-9 Rescue series which includes Primal Force and Force of Attraction. She loves men in uniforms and dogs, making the K-9 Rescue series with St. Martin's Press a dream come true. She currently lives in Texas where she's at work on her next novel.

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