By Irene Hannon
For FBI Hostage Rescue workforce member Evan Cooper and his accomplice, dignitary security responsibility must have been a section of cake. regrettably, Monica Callahan isn't making it effortless. Estranged from her diplomat father--who is interested in a delicate hostage state of affairs within the heart East--she refuses to be intimidated via a similar terrorist chance again within the States. that's, until eventually a chilling caution convinces her that the risk is especially real--and escalating.
As Coop and his companion do their most sensible to maintain her secure, Monica's father triggers an abduction that places his daughter's existence in danger. And with each moment that ticks by means of, Coop understands that the chances of saving the single girl who has ever breached the partitions round his middle are losing. in the end, terrorists aren't identified for his or her patience--or their mercy.
Book one within the Heroes of Quantico sequence, this suspense-filled novel will whisk readers alongside for the exciting journey.
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Holding on for her life, before it slipped away entirely, in falls and headaches and the horrifying sense of sliding away into insanity. All the bad things simply . . stopped. Her taut muscles loosened, her eyes closed, her nose was buried in a sweater that smelled of fabric softener and man, with a faint tang of smoke. She was being held tightly, engulfed in strong arms and warmth and her mind simply blanked. She was so used to the background buzz of anxiety and fear in her head, a constant hiss of static tinged with darkness, that she simply blissed out at its absence.
Interested. ” It had been so long since she‟d felt anything like this, since she‟d been part of that whole manwoman thing. Her only contact with men over the past nine months had been with doctors and physical therapists, then lawyers as she settled her father‟s estate. She‟d nearly forgotten that she was a woman. Daniel Weston made her feel female once again. She felt a connection to him and even though it was probably a sign of her craziness, because the connection was in her dreams, right at this moment she didn‟t feel cold and alone and listless, which had been her default emotional setting for more time than she cared to think about.
He touched his baseball cap with his index finger in a salute, then took off with a squeal of t ires, leaving her completely alone on the deserted street. The trip had been such a nightmare. She‟d regretted it the moment she‟d left the house in the pouring rain. The taxi had got caught in a jam due to the sudden downpour, tipping her out at departures barely in time to make it to the gate. Two huge Airbuses were boarding and the gates were crowded with far more passengers than the relatively small Tampa airport was equipped to handle.