By Jayne Ann Krentz
From New York Times bestselling writer Jayne Ann Krentz comes an electrifying novel of ardour, homicide, and small-town scandal.
Investigative reporter Irene Stenson hasn’t been to her place of birth of Dunsely, California, because the ugly evening she came upon either her mom and dad useless at the kitchen ground. Now, seventeen years later, Irene has got a stunning new lead approximately their deaths—and is decided to find the reality of what occurred on that long-ago evening.
Staying at an area hotel, she reveals herself confiding in good-looking Luke Danner—an ex-marine who’s as used to barking orders as Irene is to ignoring them. yet Luke sees the phobia underneath her convinced exterior—and can’t aid yet are looking to guard her. he's additionally pushed by way of passions of his personal, and as they’re drawn jointly into the guts of probability, they'll threat way over both of them anticipated.
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She replayed the conversation she'd conducted with Adeline a short time before. " "What do you mean? " Adeline exhaled heavily on the other end of the line. "This old reporter's gut is churning, too, and I don't think it's the chili I had at lunch. Too many coincidences here. But promise me you'll be careful. " "By the way, Gail and Jenny said they overnighted a week's worth of underwear, pants and shirts. You should have them in the morning. Said to tell you they stuck with basic black so you wouldn't have to worry about mixing and matching.
She smiled coldly. " Sam's mouth tightened. " Irene winced. "I shouldn't have implied that. " "Webb may be powerful, but he's still a father whose daughter just took her own life, either deliberately or by accident. Your dad once told me that families usually try to keep suicide very quiet. I've dealt with a couple in the past few years, and I can tell you that he was right. " Irene sighed. " He looked to Luke, obviously seeking some backup. Luke shrugged. "Depends on the secrets, I guess. " Seven Forty minutes later, Sam escorted them out the door of the municipal building.
Hey," he said. Who said he couldn't do social repartee? She smiled a little, but her eyes were wary and watchful. " he asked. "Not much. " So much for small talk, he thought. " Maxine grinned at her from across the room. "Remember me? Maxine Spangler. " Irene's smile widened. "Luke said you were working here. " "I did. Went off to community college to study business and accounting. Got a job in the high-tech industry and, wait for it, married Mr. " Maxine rolled her eyes. "But things didn't quite work out.
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