Zero Hour Series, Book 2
Aimee Nicole Walker
Release Date: 12.16.19
Cover Design: Jay Aheer
Photographer: Wander Aguiar
Devil’s hour, noun: the
hour when the demon or devil who leads hell is at its strongest.
Born on the wrong side of
the tracks, Royce Locke is no stranger to scrapping and fighting for the things he wants.
What he desires most is Sawyer Key—his partner on the force and the man he’s falling in
love with. After asking Sawyer to take a chance on him, Royce will need to back up his
pretty words with fearless action instead of being his own worst enemy.
Someone is harassing the
mayor of Savannah, and Locke and Key are tasked with finding out who. The
investigation quickly takes a twisted turn, leading them to an enemy who thinks
purification by fire is the only way to save the city. Scarier than The Purists’ elusiveness
is their ability to turn public opinion in their favor, creating unrest and threatening
anarchy by fanning flames and fear. When you play with fire, someone is bound to get
When menace becomes
murder, the two detectives will race the clock against the devil to save their beloved city
from becoming a raging inferno. Royce will need to draw on his grit now more than ever
if he hopes to realize the dreams that are finally within reach. The rag is lit, the Molotov
cocktail is tossed, and the zero hour is upon them. Challenge received and
Devil’s Hour is the second
book in the Zero Hour series, which follows Locke and Key’s investigations and evolving
relationship. This is a series that must be read in order. Devil’s Hour has a happy-for-now
ending with no cliffhanger. It contains mature language and sexual content intended for
adults 18 and older.
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Both men looked up as Royce and Sawyer approached.
Blue smiled proudly while his guest looked slightly less confident about his welcome.
Royce and Sawyer sat across from them and waited for Blue to introduce them. When
Blue just sat there grinning like a sappy fool, Royce took the initiative and extended his
hand to the handsome fireman with the amber eyes. “I’m Royce Locke.”
The man shook his hand. “Ezekiel Blevins. My friends
call me Zeke. It’s nice to meet you, Royce. I’ve heard a lot about you, so it’s nice to put a
face to the name. Blue told me you were promoted to sergeant this morning.
Congratulations. Or maybe I should offer my condolences since you’re now in charge of
this guy.” Zeke placed his hand on Blue’s shoulder.
“It’s good to meet you too, Zeke,”Royce said. “I’ve had
the honor of working with Blue for the past three years, so I’m used to his shenanigans
and have his number.”
Blue met Royce’s gaze and said, “Best three years of
Royce laughed. “Let’s not get carried away, Blue.”Royce
briefly placed his hand on Sawyer’s shoulder, and even such a simple touch seemed to
sear Royce’s skin. “This is my partner, Sawyer Key.”
“Good to meet you, Zeke,” Sawyer said, shaking his
hand. “I’m the newest member of the major crimes unit.”
Zeke chuckled. “I’ve heard plenty about you, too, but
mostly the ways you irritate this one,”he said, tipping his head at Royce.
“I get under his skin every chance I can get,” Sawyer
Royce nearly choked on his saliva when Sawyer’s blasé
remark triggered memories of Sawyer fingering his ass that morning in the shower. The
restaurant had become uncomfortably warm, so he hooked a finger under his collar and
pulled his polo shirt away from his skin. “Have you guys ordered yet?”
Ever since she was a little
girl, Aimee Nicole Walker entertained herself with stories that popped into her head. Now
she gets paid to tell those stories to other people. She wears many titles—wife, mom, and
animal lover are just a few of them. Her absolute favorite title is champion of the happily
ever after. Love inspires everything she does, music keeps her sane, and coffee is the
magic elixir that fuels her day. I’d love to hear from you
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