Sunday, July 17, 2016

Book Tour: When I Found You by Kate James (Review, Giveaway)

On Tour with Prism Book Tours.

When I Found You (K-9 Trilogy, #3)

When I Found You

by Kate James

Adult Contemporary Romance
ebook & print, 365 pages
July 1, 2016 by Harlequin Heartwarming
K-9 Trilogy #3

Is she part of the solution…or the problem?

It could be a terrorist threat. Or is it some other sinister plot? An unprecedented rash of security breaches at San Diego's international airport is putting passengers at risk and bringing the competence of the airport's chief of security, Ariana Atkins, into question. With explosives the weapon of choice, police K-9 unit captain Logan O'Connor and his bomb detection dog, Boomer, might be Ariana's best, if not only, line of defense. Logan is certain his belief in Ariana, and his growing love for her, aren't misplaced…but it wouldn't be the first time he's misjudged someone's intentions.


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My Thoughts

When I Found You is a wonderful story with the airport as the main setting. I have been in love with airports across the world since I was small, so this story is totally a must read. And I have to say that it doesn't disappoint. The story was wonderfully written with the right amount of suspense and action. This book is much better than the previous one and Ariana Atkins become my personal favorite heroine.

Ariana would never thought that the incident of two drunk girls would forever change her life. When she met Logan O'Connor, she was not prepared for his charm and his kind nature. 
Logan O'Connor was pleasantly surprised that the airport's chief security was a very beautiful and tough woman. She intrigued him from the very beginning but he didn't like the hassle of relationship and one of the reasons is his sister just experienced heart break. But when she refused him, he knows that he won't let her go. When there were bomb threats directed to Ariana, Logan immediately jumped into action with his dog, Boomer to track the bombs and find out if it was real or a prank. 

My favorite scene for this book was when Logan and Ariana hanged out and Rick Vasquez was there. At that time, Logan and Ariana were playing a game of reading people. Unbeknown to her, she was reading Rick, Logan’s close friend. It was fun to read about the characters from the previous book. In this part, I also get to know more about their awesome reading people skills. 
Fortunately, Logan saw her perseverance, dedication and intelligence and knew that she was really good in her job. He believed in her despite the event that came afterwards put her into the list of suspects. I’m impressed with him because he trusted her from the beginning. He never gave up on her. He’s the book boyfriend readers often dream about. He’s dependable, strong, loyal, and a great leader. 

This couple is one of my favorite.  They complemented each other perfectly. To see that Ariana was trying to conquer her fear to move on and to try getting to know Boomer was one thing that shows how serious they are. 

And again, we are reminded that these cops have dogs that are a part of them, a part of their life, and a part of their family. It was an emotional aspect of this K-9 series. I can feel them and their love for their canine partner. Logan ‘Jagger’ and Boomer were inseparable. 
It was also interesting to know how the airport’s security system works too and the people that were involved in it. When their problems turn out to be way more than I expected and I’m completely mind-blown. 
Love this book!

I really recommend this book for anyone that loves a story that warms your heart.

I received a complimentary copy of this book in exchange of an honest review.


Other Books in the Series


When the Right One Comes Along (K-9 Trilogy, #1)When the Right One Comes Along
by Kate James
Adult Contemporary Romance
ebook & print, 293 Pages
October 1, 2015 by Harlequin Heartwarming
K-9 Trilogy #1

Brought together by disaster. Kept together by love.

In the aftermath of a deadly earthquake, it's chaos for trauma surgeon Jessica Hansen. Among the many victims, one patient stands out—San Diego Police K-9 search and rescue officer Cal Palmer.

Cal vows to help Kayla, a child orphaned by the disaster. But he needs Jessica's help. Will their shared concern for Kayla and for Cal's canine partner, Scout, allow them to put aside their personal torments and discover the difference love can make?

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When Love Matters Most (The K-9 Trilogy, #2)
When Love Matters Most
by Kate James
Adult Contemporary Romance
ebook & print, 368 pages
January 1, 2016 by Harlequin Heartwarming
K-9 Trilogy #2


Keeping her safe at all costs

Could their backgrounds be any more different? Rick Vasquez, a K-9 unit sergeant with the San Diego Police Department, fled drug-related violence in Mexico as a boy. Madison Long, who recently became primary veterinarian to the SDPD's canines, is the privileged daughter of a judge. Rick has dedicated his life to curtailing cross-border drug trafficking and preventing other young boys from being drawn into the dark world of the cartels.

But everything Rick and Madison value, and the growing love between them, is threatened by the dangers of Rick's job, and the risks he's determined to take…

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About the Author

Kate James spent much of her childhood abroad before attending university in Canada. She built a successful business career, but her passion has always been literature. As a result, Kate turned her energy to her love of the written word. Her writing has been recognized with a number of awards, including first place honors for Silver Linings in both the First Coast Romance Writers’ Published Beacon Contest and Ancient City Romance Authors’ Heart of Excellence Readers’ Choice Award. Her November 2014 Harlequin Heartwarming release, A Child’s Christmas, received first-place honors from Southern Magic, the Birmingham Chapter of the Romance Writers of America, for the 2015 Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence, placed second in the Ancient City Romance Authors’ Heart of Excellence Readers’ Choice Award, and was a finalist in RWA’s Desert Rose Chapter’s Golden Quill Award and the Colorado Romance Writers’ Award of Excellence. Finally, her October 2015 release, When the Right One Comes Along, the first book in her K-9 trilogy, has received a Best Book of 2015 award in the contemporary category.

She and her husband, Ken, enjoy traveling and the outdoors with their beloved Labrador Retrievers, Harley and Logan.

Kate would love to hear from you! You can connect with her by e-mail, through her website, her Facebook pageTwitter, or mail at PO Box 446, Schomberg, ON, L0G 1T0, Canada.

Tour Schedule

July 5th: Launch
July 8th: Becky on Books
July 11th: EskieMama Reads
July 11th: Brooke Blogs
July 12th: Wishful Endings
July 13th: Mel's Shelves
July 15th: deal sharing aunt
June 18th: Grand Finale

Tour Giveaway



US/CAN PRIZE PACK: one K-9 trilogy women’s T-shirt, tote bag and a mug, a signed copy of the award-winning first book in the trilogy, When the Right One Comes Along, a signed copy of The Truth About Hope, signed book plates and a bag of Tim Horton’s coffee.
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Ends July 24th
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2 comments:

  1. Thank you for hosting me on your blog, Evelyn. I am thrilled that you enjoyed WHEN I FOUND YOU, and thank you for taking the time to write the wonderful review.

    Best wishes and happy reading!

    Kate

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    1. You're welcome! That story is one of my fave heartwarming book. :)

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