By Lisa Gardner
BONUS: This variation includes an excerpt from Lisa Gardner's Love You More.
What could you do if the fellow of your goals hides the soul of a killer?
Jim Beckett was once every little thing she'd ever dreamed of...But years after Tess married the embellished cop and bore his baby, she helped placed him in the back of bars for savagely murdering ten ladies. Even locked up in a greatest safety felony, he vowed he might come after her and make her pay. Now the crafty killer has escaped--and the main harmful video game of all begins....
After a life of worry, Tess will do whatever she's by no means performed ahead of. She's going to profit to guard her daughter and struggle again, with the aid of a burned-out ex-marine. because the greatest manhunt 4 states have ever visible mobilizes to capture Beckett, the clock winds right down to the terrifying reunion among husband and spouse. And Tess is aware that this time, her in simple terms offerings are to kill--or be killed.
Lisa Gardner bought her first novel whilst she was once two decades outdated. In 1993 she graduated magna cum laude from the collage of Pennsylvania with a level in diplomacy. She lives in Rhode Island, the place she is at paintings on her subsequent novel of suspense.
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He laughed warily and reached for her. ” She backed away. “You’re supposed to be calling your friends at the FBI, remember? ” Then she jutted her chin forward defensively. ” McGregor snorted. “Russo’s unorthodox tactics usually involve fooling around with some female when he’s supposed to be working on a case. ” “At least he knows how to be romantic. ” McGregor winced. ” “Assistant Director,” she reminded him drily. McGregor seemed about to respond but ended up just shaking his head instead. Then he pulled out his cell phone, punched in a number and was soon lobbying the FBI to find the best attorney the Justice Department had to offer for Special Agent Justin Russo.
Fair enough. So how do you want to approach this? ” “Let’s start with the punch line. ” “A woman named Gia Masterson. ” Suzannah bit her lip. “In that case, I already have the big picture. From reading the newspapers. Not that I’ve kept up with it faithfully, but she was shot a couple of weeks ago, right? ” When Justin nodded, Suzannah rubbed her eyes, acutely aware of the ache forming behind them. The Angel of Mercy, as the papers had dubbed him, had been in the headlines for a couple of months.
She pulled a business card out of her purse and handed it to him. “That’s my office number. ” Then he trailed his companions into the courtroom. Suzannah hung back for a moment, enjoying the unfamiliar sensation of being a little weak in the knees over a guy. This is going to be the best vacation ever, she told herself with an embarrassed laugh. Then she remembered that this week wasn’t completely about fun. She had to prepare for an upcoming conference in Hawaii, where she was slated to make a presentation—a presentation that was quite possibly the last step in the rigorous timetable she had set for herself and her career.
The Perfect Husband (Quincy & Rainie, Book 1) by Lisa Gardner