Don't Leave Me Breathless

Feisty lawyer Summer Rideau's troubled past has left her with a penchant for pain. And her fascination with twisted desires has led her to a strangled union with a charming convicted criminal. But she’s forced to flee to a safe house when their violent intimacy spirals dangerously out of control.


Joseph “Scipio” Russo’s disastrous failed marriage has made him wary of baring his heart. And with an almost-adult daughter to look after, he’s happy enough being a perfectly kind and gentle role model. But when a gorgeous distressed attorney moves in next door, he can’t resist her pull.


As Summer finds her neighbour’s soft-hearted charm soothing her own deep-seated wounds, she fears her sadistic ex could fly into a murderous rage if he sees them together. And though Scipio senses the stunning woman’s murky background could prove treacherous, he vows to step in before he loses the love of a lifetime.


Will their fateful attraction only lead to more agony, or is this the healing they both need?


Don’t Leave Me Breathless is the first book in the gripping Summer-Scipio psychological suspense trilogy. If you like spine-tingling action, dark sensual tension, and chilling threats, then you’ll adore A Kelly’s edge-of-your-seat thrill-ride.


"A. Kelly takes on a journey of romance and thriller that keeps us wanting more, delivering suspense, drama, and fear!" — Manhattan Book Review


“Love, hatred, lust, regret… all are presented, and all turn the book from just a story into a rollercoaster. In the end, the book did leave me breathless.” — Jo Niederhoff, City Book Review


"Kelly delivers a steamy page-turner with a three-dimensional heart." — Self Publishing Review

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