She Can Scream is the third installment in Ms. Leigh's She Can series. This is a stand-alone book, you don't have to read the first two before you read this one. She Can Scream is a page-turner! Ms. Leigh keeps you guessing from one page to the next about what is going to happen next. If you love a suspense, with a little romance thrown in, then this book is for you.
Brooke Davenport is a high school teacher who teaches a women's self-defense class at night. Several years ago, Brooke’s college roommate was murdered by her boyfriend after they broke up. Brooke is the one who found her friends body and it changed her life forever. While leaving her class one night she hears a woman's scream. She rushes to help and the woman's attacker gets away.
Luke Holloway is in town to visit his grandmother. He is on leave from his job as a computer expert to heal from a terrorist bombing while he was overseas. Luke blames himself for the death of his assistant. When his best friend asks him to look after his sister while he is deployed, he agrees. Luke has had a crush on Brooke for a long time and he takes this chance to get closer to her. Will Luke be able to keep Brooke safe from a madman without losing the tenuous hold he has on his recovery?
In one moment, high school teacher and single mother Brooke Davenport interrupts a vicious assault, saves a young woman’s life, and attracts the attention of a serial killer.
Sixteen years ago, Brooke lost her roommate to a brutal murder. Now she teaches women’s self-defense, still trying to heal from the guilt and grief that plague her. Convinced the predator knows his victims and is stalking his prey online, she is determined to find him before he strikes again. Her brother’s friend, Luke has the computer expertise to help. But Brooke’s unexpected desire for Luke complicates her investigation, and her fixation with the case provokes a deadly reaction from the killer.
Injured in terrorist bombing overseas, computer expert Luke Holloway is still haunted by flashbacks of his young assistant’s death in the explosion. But Luke can’t refuse the request of a deployed friend to look after his sister, Brooke. Taking on responsibility for Brooke’s safety threatens Luke’s tenuous recovery, especially after he develops feelings for her that transcend a promise to a friend. When Brooke saves a young girl from a brutal assault and becomes a killer’s obsession, Luke vows to protect her at all costs.