Skip to content

New Release Spotlight Review: The Prosecutor by Adrienne Giordano

Looking for a little mystery and a whole lot of chemistry? Check out Adrienne Giordano’s latest!

Title: The Prosecutor
Author: Adrienne Giordano
Genre: romantic suspense
Pages: 224
Released: 2014
Format read: ebook

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


Chicago assistant state’s attorney Zac Hennings just got handed a political hot potato: keeping the convicted murderer in a high-profile case behind bars. He’s up against his most formidable–and alluring–adversary. First-year law student Emma Sinclair is passionately fighting to free her brother. But she needs the take-no-prisoners prosecutor’s help.

Caught between attraction and letting a killer go free, Zac walks a tightrope. Until evidence surfaces that the real culprit’s still out there. With his career and Emma’s life on the line, Zac races to right a terrible wrong. Refusing to back down, he’ll bring a cunning lawbreaker to justice–or die trying.


A thoroughly enjoyable read! It was fast-paced and hard to put down, with a nice blend of suspense and romance. I didn’t have a clue whodunnit until it was revealed, which was a nice change….

I loved the characters–not just Emma and Zac, but Zac’s sister/Emma’s lawyer Penny too–they were so much fun to read. The sibling dynamics were especially well-written between both sets of siblings, though Emma and Brian’s were understandably a bit more bittersweet throughout the book. The chemistry between Emma and Zac? Fantastic!

There was one thing the characters did that bothered me–there could have been major and far-reaching consequences. Zac did own up to it, though, which made me feel a bit better, but still…it was a huge risk. I felt it could have been fun, to draw it out more–though the timeline of the book wouldn’t have allowed such a scene later on, so I guess I can forgive them. This time. 😉

The ending felt a bit rushed, but not enough to affect my enjoyment of the book as a whole. I turned off the ereader with a smile on my face. How about a sequel? Penny needs her own story, I think 😉

Rating: B+ / 4 stars

I received an ARC from the author in exchange for an honest review.

View all my reviews

Amazon          Barnes and Noble  

Published in4 starsBook reviewsBOOKS!new releasespotlight

One Comment

Comment here!

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: