Locked in Temptation

The Protectors

“Locked in Temptation” is written by renowned author Brenda Jackson. Jackson has written many award-winning books and acquired awards. She has blessed her readers with yet another award winning story within the pages of “Locked in Temptation”. This story is a sensational read loaded with steamy erotic moments. Reader are transported into a world of intrigue and passion for careers. Plus they get sensuality between an endearing couple.

Ms. Jackson has developed a novel that sweeps the reader off balance with beautiful characters. Joy Ingram and Stonewall Courson are the two key personalities. You experience them relating and living in a corrupt society. Jackson brings things to life with a terrific vocabulary and use of the English language.

The strong secondary team of characters, such as Margo, Striker, Quasar, Randi, Roland and the Granger family make “Locked in Temptation” a delicious morsel to behold.

The storyline is richly imaginative with the air of paranormal influence, realism and sizzling romance. We are brought into the fold to experience the adventures and mysteries as they unfold.

It is easy to connect with from its characters, settings, and dialogue. This scrumptious narrative is loaded with suspense and emotional twists. You find out quickly that life never follows a narrow or straight path.

The chemistry between Joy and Stonewall is strong and tantalizing as well as breath taking and mind-boggling. Beat still my heart and hormones. Although, in the beginning things that may draw lines in the sand for Joy and Stonewall seem to hover on the edge things change and people change. Those lines now appear not to be breaking points for the couple. Joy is a police detective solving homicides and Stonewall is a bodyguard for a security company in Charlottesville. What a pair!

Stonewall and Joy had many things in common such as their love of traveling and exploring various countries and cultures. Plus their love of friends.

“Locked in Temptation” reminds me how delectable temptation can be while succumbing to it may bring about awesome life changes. Temptations must be a segment in everyone’s life from the cradle to the grave. “Sometimes we know we shouldn’t and that’s exactly why we do it.” ~ Krexy.com

“Locked in Temptation” was a joy to read and experience.

Thanks Ms. Jackson for the Protectors series. “Locked in Temptation” is a true jewel to cherish, in my opinion.


Book Blurb for Locked in Temptation

His job is to protect her…no matter the cost 

Police detective Joy Ingram's connection to elite security expert Stonewall Courson is instant. Undeniable. Electric. But her commitment to protect and serve has always come first. Everything else is secondary—especially when she uncovers an underground surrogate baby-making ring. Joy can't risk a distraction during the most important case of her career, not even one as sexy as reformed ex-con Stonewall. 

There are few things Stonewall values more than a strong woman. But when Joy's investigation draws her into a deadly conspiracy that goes deeper than she ever imagined, he must convince her that he's the best man to protect her. And while he puts his life on the line to save hers, the insatiable attraction between them becomes the one danger neither of them can escape.


Night Owl Reviews Oct, 2017 4.50