Against the Paw

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Against the Paw

Against the Paw Police officer Megan Luz and her K partner are on the lookout for a convict who has been unleashed W PATROL IS ON THE CASEMegan has her sights set on finding a convicted burglar who s broken his par

  • Title: Against the Paw
  • Author: Diane Kelly
  • ISBN: 9781250094803
  • Page: 276
  • Format: Paperback
  • Police officer Megan Luz and her K 9 partner are on the lookout for a convict who has been unleashed W PATROL IS ON THE CASEMegan has her sights set on finding a convicted burglar who s broken his parole, and she has the perfect partner to help sniff him out Unfortunately, her shepherd mix Brigit s dog bowl is already full A Peeping Tom has been spotted in an affluPolice officer Megan Luz and her K 9 partner are on the lookout for a convict who has been unleashed W PATROL IS ON THE CASEMegan has her sights set on finding a convicted burglar who s broken his parole, and she has the perfect partner to help sniff him out Unfortunately, her shepherd mix Brigit s dog bowl is already full A Peeping Tom has been spotted in an affluent Fort Worth neighborhood and concerned citizens are looking for a few good watchdogs TO COLLAR A CRIMINALTo catch the creep, residents start enlisting volunteers to beef up their Neighborhood Watch group Which is fine with Megan She needs to focus on catching a burglar who s still at large But when the Peeping Tom patrol grows into a virtual vigilante mob, Megan and Brigit have to jump in paws first before some very angry people take the law into their own hands Against the Paw is the fourth installment in Diane Kelly s Paw Enforcement series

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    1. Kristina on said:

      Against the Paw by Diane Kelly is the fourth book in A Paw Enforcement series. Megan Luz is an officer with the Fort Worth Police Department. Megan’s partner is Sergeant Brigit (Megan does not play well with others—a Taser was involved). Megan is a patrol officer and they are currently on the lookout for Ralph Hurley, a dangerous fugitive. He targets females (who are alone), breaks in, steals their debit cards and coerces their PIN from them (awful man). In addition, a peeper has popped up! [...]

    2. SOS Aloha on said:

      Dogs are miracles with paws. ~Attributed to Susan Ariel Rainbow KennedyAGAINST THE PAW falls somewhere in between with cozy mystery and romantic suspense by following Megan on patrol with Brigit by her side, smelling for the liver treats in her pocket. Megan is a capable officer looking to advance herself to detective. Brigit is just looking for her next meal although she relishes the opportunity to sniff out the suspects. The action unfolds from three perspectives - Megan's, Brigit's, and the u [...]

    3. Amy "the book-bat" on said:

      I didn't realize this was #4 in a series when I listened to it. It is fine as a stand alone. I enjoyed the book and it made me laugh out loud several times enough so that my family looked at me like I lost my mind at times.

    4. Amy on said:

      It was ok. Some funny parts but a bit redundant and trying way too hard to be like the Stephanie Plum (Janet Evanovich) series. I doubt I will read anymore in the series although it is appealing that is in affordable paperback form and makes a light summer read.

    5. Gail on said:

      Another great Megan and Brigit story! Just love listening to what Brigit is thinking. She is one smart dog. Meagan is lucky to have her as a K-partner. Fast paced story that kept me wondering what would happen next. I loved every minute of it! Looking forward to the next book in the series!

    6. Loy on said:

      Another cute book about a police officer and her police dog. I like this book because it is cute and If is set on my home town

    7. Imjussayin on said:

      Against the Paw: Paw Enforcement 4Reading in chronological order is recommended but not necessaryIn A Nutshell:Police officer Megan Luz and her K-9 are on the trail of a Peeping Tom. The sexual nature of the crime moves the book away from the cosy genre. But it is no less absorbing. Tighter editing would improve the pace, but it's a good story.The Plot:Ralph Hurley, is an escaped convict. He usually breaks into women's homes and threatens them. your bank card or your life'. But has he added Peep [...]

    8. Teena in Toronto on said:

      Megan is a police officer in Fort Worth, Texas. Her partner is Brigit, a German Shepherd. The majority of their job is patrolling the streets and responding to calls. An escaped convict is on the loose and up to his old trips breaking into houses and forcing the occupants to give up their ATM cards and access codes. There is also a peeping Tom going around peaking into women's windows and taking pictures. Could it be the same person? In addition to the police looking into it, the local Neighbou [...]

    9. Anne on said:

      This series doesn't thrill me as much as Kelly's Tara Holloway series. The story lines are much simpler and more conventional. That said, I was interested enough to keep reading. I do like Brigit's POV the most.The author told us about Megan and Derek's relationship, the gas and tasering, twice. It should have been caught by the editor at least. Since it comes up in every book, we really didn't need it twice in the same book. The whole sexist element seems out of place given the current climate [...]

    10. Virginia Boylan on said:

      If this is supposed to be humor, I missed most of it. It’s cute and Megan is a good heroine, but she spoils Brigit and doesn’t seem to expect much training out of her. Not good in a police dog. The mini-chapters in Brigit’s point of view are just silly. The peeping tom was extremely creepy, however, so well drawn I could imagine him lurking in my own home’s shadows.

    11. Sabrena on said:

      I love Brigitte and Megan, Megan is the officer and Brigitte is her dog partner. They always make me smile, and hug my own dog. I find the books entertaining. Megan hopes to find a missing felon and a peeping tom.And Brigitte always wants to help Megan get her man. Add in Megan's hunky firefighter/bomb squad boyfriend. and quirky roller derby roommate and you have a fun read.

    12. Powder River Rose on said:

      Funny. Love the characters (in all the stories). This one is a bit more sexually graphic but I'd say it may be due to the theme of this particular story.

    13. Hope on said:

      I really enjoy these books. They are page turners for me. This one, especially. I still think elements of the stories are too vulgar, but I do understand that it is true to life. :/

    14. Deborah Durbin on said:

      I like that along the way in the book the author tells things from the dog's perspective, and from the criminal's perspective. It helps keep things interesting.

    15. Louisa on said:

      Really great book! There were a few things going on, and yeah, really enjoyed that! Things wrapped up well, and I can't wait to read more!

    16. DelAnne Frazee on said:

      Title: Against the Paw - Paw Enforcement Book 4 Author: Diane Kelly Published: 5-3-16 Publisher: St Martin's Pres Pages: 363 Genre: Mystery, Thrillers & Suspense Sub Genre: Animals; Police Procedure; Cozy Mystery;ISBN: 9781250094803 ASIN: B016I7ION8 Reviewer: DelAnne Reviewed For: NetGalley My Rating: 5 stars . Officer Megan Luz would rather be out with her K9 partner Bridget chasing down the missing burglar parolee who sees to have taken fight. Instead she needs to [...]

    17. Christine Lowe on said:

      Paws Down---- This is a Fun ReadI always enjoy reading about Megan and her K 9 partner Brigit. I feel like I know Megan and Brigit fairly well after reading all the books in the series. One of the funniest literary techniques is the alternating narrative from Megan and then Brigit. Everything Brigit thinks is a hoot. For example, after her last vet visit, Megan was told to stop giving Brigit so many treats since she gained six pounds since her last checkup. "If I had opposable thumbs I would be [...]

    18. Barb on said:

      Police officer Megan Luz and her K-9 partner are on the lookout for a convict who has been unleashed. . W PATROL IS ON THE CASEMegan has her sights set on finding a convicted burglar who’s broken his parole, and she has the perfect partner to help sniff him out. Unfortunately, her shepherd-mix Brigit’s dog bowl is already full. A Peeping Tom has been spotted in an affluent Fort Worth neighborhood―and concerned citizens are looking for a few good watchdogs…TO COLLAR A CRIMINALTo catch the [...]

    19. Susan Johnston on said:

      Princess Fuzzypants here:I am a cat but some of my best furriends are dogs and I surely would like to be furriends with Brigit, the canine cop in this book. Her human, Megan, is a pretty cool character too.She may not be handy with a gun but she can handle a baton with aplomb. The two of them are on the trail of a peeping Tom who is harassing women in the neighbourhood of their beat. They are very good at their jobs but they have to put up with a lot of malarkey.Most of their problems begin and [...]

    20. Cecilia Quick on said:

      This was a light, pleasant read. I could see this series being on the Hallmark Mystery Channel. Mild suspense, a cute "hook", and a mystery with little violence and a smidge of suspense. Police Officer Megan Lutz and her K-9 partner, Brigit, deal with a convicted burglar who's broken his parole, and also with a peeping tom. The identity of the peeper was pretty obvious from the get-go, in spite of the red herrings. The tone was breezy, but sometimes tried too hard with the quips. I liked the dog [...]

    21. Sherry on said:

      High Paws for This Book!I love the Paws Enforcement series! They are action packed & always have a fascinating plot. The chapters written from K-9 Sergeant Brigit's POV are hysterical! Then there are the chapters written from the "perp's" POV that give you insight into the twisted criminal mind without giving away his identity till almost the very end. K-9 Police Officer Megan Luz is bright, tenacious, & very good at her job. She craves solving crime puzzles hoping to make her way up to [...]

    22. Becky Burciaga on said:

      Megan and Brigit are on the trail this time of a Peeping Tom, bring the perfect mix of mystery, mirth, and a touch of romance to the story. Ms Kelly is wonderful at capturing your attention from the beginning of the story and then taking you on a fun roller coaster ride throughout the book. I especially enjoyed the misdirections about the Peeping Tom and how the cast of quirky characters keep getting in the way of Megan and Brigit doing their job. I truly hope that Ms Kelly continues to write mo [...]

    23. Laura on said:

      This is a great book; this is the fourth book in the Paw Enforcement series by Diane Kelly. This book can be read as a standalone, but once you read one you will want to go back and read the others. Megan Luz is a police officer and her K-9 partner Brigit are on the lookout for a convicted burglar who’s broken his parole. When a peeping tom was spotted in an affluent Fort Worth neighborhood, they are looking for a few good watchdogs. Megan and Brigit now have to find the peeping tom, and the b [...]

    24. Elisa Hordon on said:

      Another brilliant Paw Enforcement mystery from Diane Kelly.Megan and Brigid are back in full investigation mode with a peeping Tom on the loose and a parolee broken Parol Megan and Brigid have their hands full especially when neighbourhood watch is getting out of control it all becomes messier than Megan first thought, but not to worry Megan and Brigid figure it all out with the help of Frankie as well, and there is even more sweetness with Megan and Seth.I really can not wait for more people to [...]

    25. Ann on said:

      Megan and Brigit are back for their fourth adventure in this funny crime fighting series. A peeping tom is causing trouble in Megan's neighborhood and as they hunt for clues while on patrol things are heating up at home as Seth and his bomb sniffing canine continue their two front dating strategy. I love this series as 4 footed Brigit offers her opinion and commentary in her own chapters. A lighthearted read with some serious overtones I hope there are many more chases for this pair of dedicated [...]

    26. Lori Robinett on said:

      Seriously one of the best books I've read in a long time. Absolutely love the relationship between Megan and her dog, Bridgit. The two of them are after two criminals, one a dangerous felon and the other a peeping tom. The balance was nice, and made the story feel real (we all know cops have to juggle cases). The characters were multi-dimensional, the plot was interesting, the ending was satisfying and I enjoyed the subplots that I suspect carry over into other books. I will definitely be readin [...]

    27. Illustrious Illusions on said:

      While this is the 4th book in the Paw Enforcement series, it's the first I've read so I can honestly say you don't have to read the first 3 to enjoy it :) But you may want to just because if they are half as enjoyable as this one you won't be disappointed.For me, the mystery / suspense of Against the Paw is meh, what really makes this story is getting glimpses of things from K-9 Brigit's point of view. If you love dogs, this is a must read.

    28. Bernie on said:

      Against the Paw reviewAgainst the Paw is the fourth book in the Paw Enforcement (plus a novella) series written by author Diane Kelly. This book is so funny, especially the chapters narrated by K-9 Sergeant Brigit. Also how many baton twirling police officers can there be? I would recommend reading the books in order just because. I usually reread the first book (Paw Enforcement) when a new one comes out. I look forward to many more Megan and Brigit escapades.

    29. Eva on said:

      "Against the Paw" by Diane Kelly involves Police Officer Megan Luz and her partner in crime, Brigit who is a shepherd mix dog. Normally, the daily routine of a police officer is unpredictable, so our novel provides an insider's view of a day on the job. Kelly has captured the dynamics of the relationship between the two perfectly. Thank you GoodReads for the book.

    30. Kay Hudson on said:

      Another delightful adventure for Megan and Brigit. Brigit's canine observations are not to be missed (she knew who the peeping Tom was long before Megan did). Seth and Blast are back, and even Frankie, Megan's roller derby skating housemate, plays a part in Megan's case. Megan and Brigit are definitely two of my favorite crime fighters.

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