By Irene Hannon
For FBI Hostage Rescue group member Evan Cooper and his accomplice, dignitary defense responsibility must have been a section of cake. regrettably, Monica Callahan isn't making it effortless. Estranged from her diplomat father--who is thinking about a delicate hostage state of affairs within the heart East--she refuses to be intimidated through a comparable terrorist risk again within the States. that's, until eventually a chilling caution convinces her that the chance is especially real--and escalating.
As Coop and his accomplice do their top to maintain her secure, Monica's father triggers an abduction that places his daughter's existence in danger. And with each moment that ticks via, Coop is aware that the chances of saving the one girl who has ever breached the partitions round his center are losing. in spite of everything, terrorists aren't recognized 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 experience.
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For his Lydia. For the surprise of his own competence. And for the fact that he seems to actually like it. He’d had doubts that he would. ) and he is as skeptical of bold promises as the next educated consumer—which explains, in part, his years of conscientiously missed opportunities. But as it turns out he likes it, all right. This at once foolish and straightforward thing he has never done before. He is grateful for all of this. But more than anything, he gives thanks for the evidence it provides that he might not be gay after all.
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It makes one aware of breathing, its deliberate ins and outs. The rainy season still a couple of weeks oﬀ and not a cloud in sight. But there’s a wetness that still gets into everything, your socks, your wallet, behind the lenses of your glasses, your lungs. Within hours of arriving it’s like carrying ball bearings around in your chest. But the place appears to be literally on fire as well. A city where a city shouldn’t be, boarded up and crumbling and what’s left now set alight. Look from the windows of the airport hospitality van, our rooms at the Tropical Hotel atop a gated bluﬀ on the edge of town, from anywhere, and there is always what looks to be black smoke in the distance, flapping like a villain’s cape into the sky.
Against All Odds (Heroes of Quantico, Book 1) by Irene Hannon