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I enjoyed this book It was a nice cozy whodunit I thought it was evenly spaced with sex and story, which kept me turning the pages. @Free Pdf ç Once Burned î Once Burned Desiree Holt One hot summer Cassie Fitzgerald gave her virginity and her heart to Griffin Hunter When he married her sister Diane, Cassie fled Stoneham and for six years nothing could make her return Not her sister s murder, for which Griffin was and continues to be the only suspect Not her father s suicide, which the police chief wants to sweep under the rug But now her mother is dead and she has legal obligations she can t avoid Nor, it seems, can she avoid Griffin, who wants her than ever Will Cassie be able to control her own hot need for this man or will she be pulled back into the same sensual vortex Can she uncover the secret Stoneham s hiding, the riddle of Diane s murder, and the answer to her relationship with Griff, without destroying herself in the process Publisher Note Previously published elsewhere under the title Playing With Fire One of Holt s longer tales that is really a well written story of two people whose lives came together for just two days, and then were cruelly upended by lies and disceit Now, six years later, they meet once again, and they are still overshadowed by two murders, a town that prefers the status quo to truth, and a woman the heroine who WILL NOT allow the deaths of her sister and father to go unsolved It is quite different from many of Holt s writings but showcases her evident talent and skill One of Holt s longer tales that is really a well written story of two people whose lives came together for just two days, and then were cruelly upended by lies and disceit Now, six years later, they meet once again, and they are still overshadowed by two murders, a town that prefers the status quo to truth, and a woman the heroine who WILL NOT allow the deaths of her sister and father to go unsolved It is quite different from many of Holt s writings but showcases her evident talent and skill as a storyteller A very, very good read This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here Won this book in a goodreads giveaway in Jan 2013 Have not yet received it. 45% this could have joined some of my other reads on the on hold shelf, it s the one I use when my OCD kicks in and I can t bring myself to dnf This time I am proud to say I dnf d It just bored me, as usual the H was trying to live up to his responsibilities when he married the OW but always loved the h blah de blah de blah. I really liked it Loved that they worked out their misunderstanding at the beginning of the book I hate reading books were you have to suffer through 1 2 the book or 3 4 of it with misunderstandings that could have easily been cleared up if they had just talked to each other Hate when authors do that Not much of an imagination when they do Loved that the H h became closer as the book went on They loved each other, were honest, you didn t spend the whole book hearing either the H or I really liked it Loved that they worked out their misunderstanding at the beginning of the book I hate reading books were you have to suffer through 1 2 the book or 3 4 of it with misunderstandings that could have easily been cleared up if they had just talked to each other Hate when authors do that Not much of an imagination when they do Loved that the H h became closer as the book went on They loved each other, were honest, you didn t spend the whole book hearing either the H or h saying I m just gonna sleep with them, but we can t have a future together That is SO OVERDONE It s not to say that there weren t problems that they had to weed through I loved that the heroine had a backbone of steal She didn t let anyone run over her She stood up for her man, cut people off at the knees.I liked the hero I liked that the author just made him a regular guy Not some rich, powerful person He was very sweet to the heroine, but not in a polished way I normally don t read books were the hero has been with two sisters The only reason this worked for me was because the other sister was bad, everyone knew it The hero couldn t stand her, no one made excuses for her.Wish I could findbooks like this one