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Skye Fall

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Action packed and full of swoon! This starts off with a so much suspense and then swivels to an adorable, painful meet cute. I loved the nurturing nature of the FMC and her determination. I really enjoyed this. The MMC was so sweet and patient. It sucks you in from the beginning and holds you to the very end!
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Isla Montjoy is newly in love with her policeman boyfriend when she discovers he’s a crooked cop who is involved in an organization that covers up their crimes—by making sure no one lives to tell about them. Isla survives her brutal attack and goes into hiding to protect her family. After changing her name and settling in a small town in the Scottish highlands, Isla meets Ben Pressley-Coombes and his father—right before her ex-boyfriend tracks her down and tries to kill her. In order to protect her, Ben and his family take her in and spirit her away to the U.S. Isla is drawn to Ben and his kindness and decency, but she’s afraid to let herself feel anything for him. He gives her a sense of safety she hasn’t had in a long time and part of her wants to give in and let herself fall in love. Does she dare? Or will danger find her again?

This book is loaded with mystery, suspense, and a sigh-worthy romance. From the U.K. to the U.S. readers will be immersed in Isla’s British culture (there’s even a glossary to help readers with the more obscure British words and meanings) that adds a layer of authenticity to the story. Skye Fall is also part of a series, and several previous characters from Ben’s family are part of this book, but readers can read this one standalone and not feel lost. Isla is a strong woman who will do anything to protect her family. She works hard as a nurse to heal people and pours her soul into her paintings—even with a killer stalking her every move. Ben has a loving, supportive family who is dealing with their father’s unexpected injury and the possibility someone has embezzled millions from their family business. The author does a wonderful job intertwining the two mysteries Ben and Isla are facing as well as their sweet romance. Isla is realistically portrayed as she deals with triggers and trauma and Ben is an understanding hero who wants to do whatever he can to help her heal. Romantic suspense fans will love this well-balanced, edge-of-your-seat story with an inspirational ending.
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This was a beautifully woven story. Isla and Ben were great main characters, each having quite a depth to them. Ben's father also was a joy and I was glad that he had a part to play. He was a smart businessman who had made an error when it came to hiring someone. But he never really lost the twinkle in his eyes. Ben & his interesting family history that came through his mother added a twist when it came to falling in love.
The language chart at the beginning was a helpful addition; although I didn't really need it. I did enjoy the crossover between England and America.
There was such awesome world building, like words painting a picture. And the evil that was chasing Isla ruthlessly was also done so well. The resources that he had and the way he used them was not only scary but shown brilliantly. So were the emotions from both Isla and Ben on their independent issues and as they deal with each other.
Everything comes together towards the end in a believable and satisfying way.
Yes, God will be mentioned but that part doesn't overwhelm the great story. I say that for anyone who don't want a Christian story. Don't pass this great book on that basis, it's really that good.

“I voluntarily read and reviewed an advanced copy of this book. All thoughts and opinions are my own.”
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This is a fantastic book, especially for those who enjoy romantic suspense and stories dealing with delayed abuse recovery. The mix with faith was just right, too! Isla is a nurse living in Scotland, hiding from her former boyfriend. When Isla accidentally discovered that he is "bent" he tries to silence her and leaves her for dead. But she does recover and stays in hiding.  An older gentleman, Richard, needs her nursing skills after an injury while mountain climbing, so when her former abuser finds her, she agrees to go to America with Richard and his son in order to stay alive. How the story weaves itself into a final happy ending is full of twists and surprises! There is even a Skye Fall list of British vocabulary words. I learned that "bonnie" means pretty, as well as other words. 
I very much appreciate reading this Advance Reader Copy from the publisher. This was the first book I have read by this author, and I look forward to reading more! The thoughts expressed are my own.
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Oh my goodness!  This was soooo awesome!  I hadn’t read the books in the series, but didn’t matter!  I was hooked from the very beginning!  I loved the characters and the craziness of the suspenseful story!  I was so thankful for all the points of view!  But mostly I really enjoyed the love that came from turning our burdens to Him!  What a beautiful book! Enjoy! 

Thank you to NetGalley for this ARC! All opinions are mine!
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This story is empowering, emotional, enticing, engaging and if I could think of any more e words I’d list them too. But words are not enough to explain the beauty of this story.

It gives you all the chemistry and tension of a marriage of convenience with the added thrills of a great suspense.

With well placed red herrings and close calls that keep you on the edge of your seat.

Wrap that all up in the powerful message of healing from trauma and learning to love and live and this story is nothing short of powerful.

I would recommend this book over and over, especially to someone learning to recover from any type of abuse.
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Isla has a job she loves and a boyfriend, who is a policeman, she adores.  It all comes crashing down when she discovers that her boyfriend is a vigilante and selling weapons to terrorists.  He stabs her and leaves her for dead.  After she recovers, she leaves everything behind and hides.  She's done this for two years.  Now she believes her ex-boyfriend has found her.  

This is a good mystery.  I wouldn't call it a suspenseful book.  But it has a good story line.  I would recommend this book to all who like a good mystery.

I received this book from Covenant Communications via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.  I was not compensated in any way.
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Isla is on the run from her bad-cop ex-boyfriend, using a fake name in order to keep her high profile family safe. Ben is in Scotland with his father, Richard, on a birthday climbing trip when his father is seriously injured. His father is taken to the hospital where Isla is working and she's assigned to be his nurse. Ben demands another nurse care for his father because of a previous interaction with Isla (it's really funny and I don't want to spoil it) but his father overrides Ben and keep Isla as his nurse. This ends up helping Isla hide from her ex-boyfriend and the others who still want her dead.

Ben is dealing with a lot--his father's injury in another country, getting him back home to the U.S., trying to figure out a way to save the family company and also track down the dishonest employee. He did not want to be attracted to Isla, let alone fall in love with her, but it seems life had other plans for him.

Isla is such a strong woman! I doubt I would have survived multiple attempts on my life and been able to continue to carry on as a nurse helping others. I think I would've cracked and let my family know what was going on a lot sooner than Isla did. I would've needed their support.

Things I loved:
* The hilarious meet-cute
* Ben's kind heart
* Isla's strength
* Seeing other Pressley-Coombes family members
* The twist
* Marriage of Convenience
* Close proximity
* Multiple POVs
* Isla's painting

These Pressley-Coombes siblings sure know how to get themselves into situations which makes for a thrilling ride for us readers. This one grabbed me right away as it starts with a character fighting for her life! I loved the multiple points of view especially getting the bad guy's POV--I find the way they think very interesting. Romantic suspense is one of my favorite genres and I've loved every book I've read by Paige Edwards. Believe me, you don't want to miss this one. You can read this one as a standalone but I highly recommend reading all the Pressley-Coombs books.

I received a complimentary copy from the publisher via NetGalley. All thoughts and opinions in this review are my own.
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Absolutely brilliant! I loved everything about this book. It was so fun getting to know more about Ben's character. There were so many twist and turns that it kept me reading into the wee hours of the morning. Paige Edwards also did so well at capturing all the feelings and struggles of trauma and how it can truly affect someone's life. Highly recommend.
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This was a great book by Paige Edwards. I loved seeing characters from the previous books in this series and getting to see Ben fall in love. I loved how Isla and Ben didn’t trust/like each other at first. Their first meeting was so entertaining. I liked how as they got past that initial meeting and learned to trust each other, they were able to help each other and eventually fall in love. I liked the suspense in this story. I was on the edge of my seat waiting to see how things would resolve. If you like the other books in this series or just love a good romantic suspense, then this is a book to check out.

I received a complimentary book from publishers, publicists, and or authors.  A review was not required and all opinions and ideas expressed are my own.
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I absolutely loved this book! It is my favorite of the Pressley-Combes series. Isla is on the run from her ex boyfriend when she discovers his dark secret and he tries to kill her. While hiding out in Skye she has a chance meeting with Ben when he startles her and she pepper sprays him. Isla’s ex boyfriend finds her and tries to kill her, and Ben and his father offer her a refuge at their home in the United States. This leads to a marriage of convenience, and maybe to love?
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This book has it all- a crazy meet cute, forced proximity and suspense all wrapped up in one.  This is story that you won't be able to put down. This is book #4 in the Pressley-Coombes series but can be read by itself. 
Highly recommend you give this one a read. It is my favorite of the series!
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Do you love romantic suspense books? I sure do and this series is one of my favorites. Throw in a marriage of convenience and forced proximity, and you have a winning combination. This author really knows how to pack a punch with the suspense while building a romantic tension too. From beginning to end this story was exciting and I had a hard time pulling myself away when life called.

Isla is so strong. So courageous. I don't think I could have survived the way she did. I loved her caring and artistic side. Isla also had fantastic instincts and such a drive to protect and care for not only herself but others around her. The trauma and emotional battles she faced were immense and I was rooting for her safety, health and healing with my whole heart.

I loved traveling through countries and across continents. I love the Pressley-Coombes family. I loved that both Ben and Isla were dealing with a bit of mystery and it all ended to dramatically. It was so good.

This is the fourth book in this series. I don't think you have to read them in order but I would recommend that you do. It's just more fun that way.

Content: peril, violence. Christian elements (talk of God, praying), kissing.

- I received a complimentary copy of this book. All opinions expressed are my own.
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Skye Fall is the amazing story of Ben Pressley-Coombes and Isla Moore. 
When I read the description I had some moments of reluctance because it’s hard for me to read about violence against women. The villain in this story is of the worst kind. A man who thinks that he has the right to destroy anything and anyone who stands in his way. 
It takes a bit for Ben and Isla to connect, and there is heartache that you just keep hoping will resolve.
There are beautiful moments with fairy lights and a telescope. 
Reconnecting with the other Pressley-Coombes siblings as part of the story is wonderful.
To top it all off is the presence of God in this story to bring light in the darkness. This is a beautiful story that changed me. I think it will change you. 
Thanks to Netgalley and Covenant Communications for the opportunity to read this book.
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This series has been an exciting one from the first book. I love the Pressley-Coombes family. I was excited that Ben was finally going to have his story told. 

Isla Montjoy is a brave woman who has been on the run from her bad cop former boyfriend, Shay. He thought she was dead but she survived and knows a lot about the corrupt group of important men who would go down if Isla spilled what she heard. She is left with a lot of trauma from the attack.

Ben Pressley-Coombes is on vacation with his father, Richard. His dad gets hurt on the climb up the mountain. Ben & Isla's fates collide again after a bad first meeting on the beach. With Shay after Isla, and Ben feeling the need to protect her is when the action ramps up. Skye Fall is non-stop action with lip-biting action from me. You never knew when Shay would show up and try to kill Isla. 

Ben and his father find out that all of their corporation's money is gone. Someone has drained all of their accounts and now their business is in trouble. It was great how seamlessly the author combined both parts of the story. Ben and Isla are a wonderful couple. I loved how fierce and gentle Ben could be. He helped Isla through much of her healing and shared his Christian values to trust in God again.

I loved this Romantic Suspense. Skye Fall has tremendous action along with some very nice romantic moments. Even though this is the fourth book in the series, it can be read as a stand-alone but don't do that to yourself. Reading from book one first will give you more insight into the Pressley-Coombes family. Each book has been incredible, so go right now and get the books from this series.
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I really enjoyed reading this book. There is suspense and intrigue, throughout the story. There is also flirty banter and sweet romance. The story takes place in London, Scotland and the state of Virginia. The plot is very strong and gripped my attention throughout the story. There is corrupt police officers, embezzling funds, and Hidden identity. The characters are witty, and charming. And the main female character Isla, has had some forced trauma she is dealing with and I appreciate the authors, discreet way of describing the scenes and working with her tender emotions. Ben is the rock of the family, putting aside his own thoughts and dreams, for those he loves There is also Christian belief throughout the story, forgiveness, faith, and prayer are all topics covered. it is part of a series, but can be read as a standalone. Each book covers, a different sibling in this loving, caring and complex family. I received a complimentary copy of this book. Opinions expressed in this review are completely my own
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When Isla made a surprise birthday cake for her boyfriend, she never imagined the evening would end with her fleeing for her life. But she's discovered secrets people - specifically Shay - will kill to hide. She hides successfully for a couple of years, but when he catches up with her again, she's lucky enough to find help in a most unexpected quarter. But that help has the potential to be as dangerous to her heart as Shay is to her life... Can Isla and Ben manage to outwit Shay by keeping her safe while bringing him to justice? And what happens if she's finally safe to go home?

This was a new author to me, but I hope to read more. With a couple of suspense/mystery threads interwoven and plenty of both action and character development happening, this held my interest throughout. Ben and Isla had a somewhat rocky start, but it was an interesting and enjoyable route to love - and I loved the way that each was willing to sacrifice for the other, even if they didn't always go about it very logically. Richard was also a great character, and there were a few intriguing twists to the story that I didn't see coming. Note that I didn't realise when I picked this up that it was book 4 in a series - but though there did feel like I was missing a bit of family background, it was nothing critical to the story. An interesting read.

Note that I received a complimentary copy of the book from NetGalley. I was not required to write a positive review and this is my considered opinion of the book.
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Wow! Paige Edwards pulls out all the stops in this thrilling conclusion to the Pressley-Coombes series! From the first chapter, the action is nonstop as Isla Montjoy fights for her life after witnessing something she shouldn’t have. Left for dead, she miraculously survives and is on the run. Her high profile name and father’s governmental position will place her family in danger if she’s discovered alive by her dirty cop ex-boyfriend; so, she changes her name and has been relying on her love of nursing and painting for support for the last two years.

Ben Pressley-Coombes vows not to fall under the spell of the family’s tradition of falling deeply in love. He’s too worried about his family’s company going bankrupt after a trusted employee stole millions of dollars. On top of that, his father just fell while hiking in the Highlands and is severely injured. Not to mention that the beautiful woman who sprayed him with pepper spray after he startled her, just happens to be his father’s nurse. He’s a little stressed to say the least. That doesn’t stop him from protecting the maddeningly endearing woman when there’s a killer after her.

From the gorgeous Scottish Highlands to beautiful Virginia, this story packs a wallop! I was on the edge of my seat as Isla’s ex seems to always be one step ahead. The minute he discovers her location, he’s right there and even follows her across the pond to the U.S. The suspense kept me hurriedly turning the pages, along with the heartfelt romance.

Ben is such a lovable grump. He’s got a heart of gold, but his disastrous first meeting with Isla doesn’t bring out the best in him. The more he gets to know Isla, it’s clear they’re perfect for each other. I loved the modern marriage of convenience story and forced proximity. I loved the fairy lights, cooking lessons, Isla’s love of gardening, and her painting. I also loved the Pressley-Coombes family dynamics. Ben’s a twin and so there’s a lot of good natured teasing and fun. Cue the jelly beans & hot dogs!

I loved that there were two mysteries going on simultaneously. Both were well written and compelling. I also loved the way faith was expressed throughout the story. Isla has such a difficult time in dealing with her past trauma and Ben helps her find peace through renewed faith. (Don’t miss the author’s touching message at the end.)

This is a must read for Christian romantic suspense fans! Although part of a series, it can easily be read as a standalone, but I guarantee, you’ll want to go back and read the previous books. I received an advanced complimentary copy from the publisher. All opinions are my own and voluntarily provided.
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Skye Fall by Paige Edwards immerses readers into the UK. Not a single moment was wasted when placing the reader in the danger surrounding the main character, Isla.

Talk about not knowing the guy you’re dating. Edwards writes a cruel villain and a charming hero, which Isla sorely needs. Ben was amazing. His response to the agents who came to question their marriage and his first line while calling Isla’s father had me cracking up. I love monologues in stories when done correctly, and boy, did Ben sweet-talk Isla off her feet toward the end.

The character development moved swiftly as well, and I felt for Isla when she prayed for the Coobs family while hoping God would hear her for their sake, as she often wondered if He listened to her other prayers. I’m glad the author touched on such a depressing mindset to have.

I recommend this story for fans of romantic suspense, hospital drama, and Christian readers for great themes of faith. Those sensitive to domestic violence might take caution before reading, but the author is sensitive and knowledgeable in this regard. May God bless Edwards for her note on trauma at the end of the story.

Thank you to the author, Net Galley, and publisher for allowing me to read an early copy. All opinions are my own.
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This book starts in GB.  So if you start reading and are a little confused, stick with it its a GREAT book!  I wasn't really paying attention when I started reading the book and was pleasantly surprised when about half way through when his faith showed up.  I did not realize this was a Christian fiction.  By the end of the book their faith starts shining through strongly.  I am adding this author to my favorites.  This is not just a clean book its a solid Christian book.
I received a complimentary copy of this book. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with guidelines.
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