Review: Long Time Gone

Long Time Gone is book #2 in the Hell or High Water series by S.E. Jakes. I think I read this one just as fast as I read Catch a Ghost. This story focused more on Tommy; we got to learn a number of his secrets – the horrible experiences that made him the man he is today. And thank goodness Prophet reacted the way he did when all this started coming up.

Description: Soldier of fortune Prophet Drews always worked alone—until Tom Boudreaux became his partner. But when Tom walked away three months ago, Long_Time_Goneostensibly to keep Prophet safe, Prophet learned the true meaning of being alone. Everyone knows that Prophet, a Navy SEAL turned CIA spook turned mercenary, can look after himself. Which means he must’ve driven his lover away.

Even with half a world between them, Prophet can’t get the man out of his head. Maybe that’s why he’s in New Orleans in the middle of a hurricane, protecting Tom’s aunt. But the only looter around is Tom, bursting back into Prophet’s life. It turns out that Prophet’s been stuck in Tom’s head—and heart—too.

Their explosive reunion gets even hotter when Tom is arrested for murder. As they fight to clear his name, they delve deep into his past, finding enemies among everyone they meet. Staying alive in such a dangerous world is hard enough, but they soon discover that fighting to stay together is the most difficult thing they’ve ever done. Continue reading “Review: Long Time Gone”