agent Eve Taylor has had her fill of alpha males. When Resolutions’ operative
and former lover, Dillon “Mac” McKenna, threatened her hard-earned
independence, she ran. On a mission to gather evidence against a Colombian
drug-lord, Eve discovers the drug-lord is helping terrorists plan an attack on
American soil. Before she can escape with the vital information, she’s captured
and comes face to face with her mortality…
As a teen, Mac watched his family fall apart after his mother died doing
dangerous U.N. work. The possibility of losing Eve to a mission ignited an
overwhelming need to protect her. When he forced her to choose him or her job,
she walked away. Two years later, it seems all his nightmares have come true
and he’s tasked with rescuing her from a Colombian prison. Mac has never
stopped loving Eve, but does he dare risk his heart when he’s so terrified of
On the run, Mac and Eve must learn to trust each other again in order to stay
Note: Resolutions is a private black ops agency specializing in the
near-impossible extractions of kidnap victims, hostages, and all forms of
intelligence other agencies have failed to retrieve.
Teri Riggs was destined to be a writer. As a
small girl she didn’t read bedtime stories, she made up her own. Who needed
Little Red Riding Hood or The Three Little Pigs when there were so many great
tales bouncing around in her head? When she grew up and became a mother to
three little girls, she continued the tradition of making up bedtime stories.
On the occasions she chose to tell conventional fairytales, Teri usually gave
them a bit of tweaking here and there or added a new ending. Her girls loved
After her daughters had the nerve to actually grow up and leave home, Teri
discovered she had a passion for writing and jumped right in. It came as no
surprise she chose to write mysteries and happily-ever-after’s since that’s the
genres she loves to read.
her husband, one of her daughters and two dogs that seem to think they rule the
world. And some days Teri thinks maybe they do.
was a finalist in the prestigious Daphne Du Maurier contest
hot, steamy Colombian jungle makes a great backdrop for a love story that
begins with two ex-lovers on the run.”
believable as a tough and persistent female protagonist. And I liked how she
and Mac’s characters developed throughout the story.”
lead characters. A quick, suspenseful read. I would recommend this to my
scenes. They were well paced and for fairly accurate. Mendoza was played well
and I enjoyed Mac and Eve’s determination to stop him.”
pulled her from the cell, and shoved her into a musty-smelling hallway. I’m
being moved? A guard pushed her with one hand, keeping a tight grip on an AK-47
rifle with his other.
pains shooting through her broken wrist, and she had one badass headache from
being punched in the face a few too many times. Using her good hand, she walked
fingers across one cheek, then the other. The right side was totally numb. Her
eye had swollen shut, and she couldn’t see a damn thing out of it. She ran her
tongue across her teeth and tasted the tart, copper flavor of blood. Three
teeth loose. Well, at least they’re still in place.
determined to survive whatever Mendoza dished out. She wasn’t a quitter. No,
sir. Duncan Falls, Iowa didn’t grow quitters. Eve ignored the constant ache in
her ribs, courtesy of a guard’s overzealous kick, and took in a deep breath.
She willed herself to stay alert, to keep pushing. Escape. Third times the
stop being so damned pushy. Where we going anyway? We got a hot date I’ve
understand this.” Eve drove her elbow into the guard’s face. Thick rubbery
cartilage gave, and she whooped triumphantly.
clutched her injured shoulder, and took off in a slow jog, no longer able to
push any harder.
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