Traces of Guilt

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Dee Henderson's Traces of Guilt  (available in print or as an e-book) is a great mix of police procedural and romance.  She doesn't overdo either theme which makes this for a great easy summer read.  Evie Blackwell is an Illinois State Police Detective  who is suddenly shifted to Carin, Illinois to launch a new task force dedicated to reexamining unsolved crimes from across the state. Evie has always found it hard to have a meaningful relationship because of the demands of her job but when she moves to Carin she meets up Gabriel Thane the sheriff.  Gabriel has also been missing having a serious relationship in his.  Now there is a possiblity for both of them to fill those dreams but ... !  Will her thourghness at her job be her romantic undoing?