All Rose Hart wants to do is put her past behind her, but it seems she can never escape the drama. Attempting to take control of her life she moves out with a new roommate, Sarah Boswell. Unfortunately, Sarah’s past is littered with questionable choices that affect Rose in ways that could alter her life forever.
Kane Thornton is one of Castle’s top foot soldiers in his empire of crime. He enters Rose’s life on orders from an uncle she never knew existed. For two years he kept a healthy distance, torn over being loyal to Castle and succumbing to his secret love for the woman he has been ordered to protect and not love. He never thought he would be capable of feeling this way over anyone again. His tragic past made him cold…emotionless. Rose was alluring. His need for her insatiable. Despite everything he thought he stood for, he knew he had to do everything he could so she would be his.
Bound together in a world of crime Rose was thrust into, their lives become entwined as they fight to keep their love alive despite the chaos of love, lust, and danger. The greatest battle they will face is the one that has the power to destroy them.
This is a romantic suspense novel and is told by the main character’s’ POV.
This is book three in the Castle series but can be read as a standalone. However, I recommend reading the prior books in the series, as characters play recurring roles throughout
Warning: This book deals with mature subject matters such as coarse language and explicit sexual situations. It is not suitable for anyone under the age of 18.
Allure Behind Rose was one of the most thrilling romance books we have read this year. We keep asking ourselves how come this is the first book we have read of Emily’s? It’s never too late to join the party right? This novel had us intrigued from page one. We actually read it 2 times in a week because it was that good! Allure Behind Rose had everything..action, love, drama, mystery, explosions, and stalking…but in a sexy way 😉 Rose Hart is a young woman who is lost in her life. She has had to deal with personal issues, family matters, and she wants a new start. But don’t underestimate her because she is one brave woman. She wants to make the changes to get her life back on track, and she is ready for any obstacle that life throws her way whether she truly wants to be or not. Kane Thornton is probably the sexiest and most mysterious faux med student ever. He works for Castle, the boss of a crime empire. Rose and Kane are the modern version of Bonnie and Clyde. They each have a past that they can’t seem to escape and continue to find out what they are capable of throughout the book. It was really love at first stalk ;). Kane and Rose have been friends for some time and want to take it to the next level. Their relationship is definitely hot and cold. One day they are ready to take the next step and then they go without talking for weeks. No matter how much time they spend apart or how many people don’t want them together, their attraction is undeniable. They start learning more about themselves because they are in each others lives. Rose and Kane have to decide if they are ready to be vulnerable and let each other in because together they are unstoppable. Is Rose ready for the family business? Can Kane let go and open up for Rose? Allure Behind Rose will have you hanging on the edge of your seat wondering what is going to happen next. You wont be able to put the book down because it’s addicting from the beginning to end. Make sure you have a bottle of wine ready 😉
Emily Bowie is from a small town in Western Canada. She went to university and earned two degrees before she decided to take a chance at doing what she loved most – writing.
She has published two books thus far: Allure of the O’Neal Sisters and Behind the Closed Door. Her third book Allure Behind Rose will be out fall 2016.
She married her high school sweetheart and they have two amazing children.When she is not writing she can be found reading a good book, making digital scrapbooks and being physically active—whether it is at the gym, going for a walk, or playing /keep up with her children.