By Iris Johansen
Number 1 New York Times bestselling writer Iris Johansen presents her trademark mixture of seductive romance and pulse-pounding suspense during this vintage story of a girl who abruptly unearths herself living-and loving-on the sting of danger.
Lisa Landon makes her residing together with her voice-a voice fueled by way of a heartbreak she vows by no means to adventure back. yet regardless of her renown, Lisa's actual ambition is to flee the thoughts that keep on with her from one sold-out engagement to the subsequent. possibly that's what brings her to the unique wilderness state of Sedikhan and the nightclub the place she meets Clancy Donahue.
Clancy takes one examine the attractive, weak chanteuse and understands she is precisely the lady he's been trying to find. The Sedikhan protection leader must bait a catch for a terrorist moneyman, and Clancy is sure that Lisa may be impossible to resist. What he doesn't expect is that he won't be capable to withstand her either-and that he'll do something to guard her, no matter if it capacity risking his personal lifestyles. With lethal plans in movement and Lisa within the crosshairs, Clancy realizes that ahead of their romance can get to continuously, it is going to first need to succeed in the next day.
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Those high heels changed everything, lifting her mouth that much closer to kissing range… Alex shook his head, as if to rid it of wayward thoughts. No kissing tonight, no, no, no. No kissing, no touching, no fondling. Nothing. Nada. But she was like a human bag of potato chips. One taste and you couldn‟t stop. Caitlin was standing right in front of him, looking up, while he was giving himself strict orders to behave. ” Her voice was low, almost shy. ” Nothing else would come out. Great. He‟d managed to avoid swallowing his tongue, only to have it stick to the roof of his mouth.
It occurred to him that some women were smart not to use lipstick. Her lips were a very pretty color all their own—a smooth, glistening pale pink. He could kiss her without getting glop on his face. His cock pulsed at the thought of kissing her, diving into that pretty mouth, licking into it… He jerked himself back to reality. Think about something else, he ordered himself. Ratso escaping and Lopez laughing all the way to the bank came to mind, and his cock subsided. “We‟re looking for someone,” he found himself saying.
She stepped out onto the cracked pavement. A bell echoed distantly as Alex pushed down on the heavy brass handle of the hotel‟s front door and shouldered it open. He let Caitlin pass then followed her in. His disapproving gaze took in the peeling wallpaper and cracked flooring. His disapproval turned to fury when he saw that the front desk was unattended, the keys hanging on a plywood board. ” he murmured to Caitlin. “Four forty-six,” she replied. ” Alex reached across the front desk and lifted her key from its hook.