Sure it’s not the first book about people who obtained superpowers by an evil corporation that is altering DNA. However this is a good one. The Executioner, Damien Novak, was their best assassins and he moved over to the good guys team. Now he is protecting Alice Preda.
Alice has had a crush on Damien for quite a while, they go to the same college where he is nearly finished studying to be a Doctor and is always surrounded by women and she is shy and insecure. The story has unexpected thrills and suspense as well as romance jealously and possessiveness between the two main characters. They both have feelings for each other but don’t want to show them.