By Danielle Steel
Marshall Everett has traveled a twisting, perilous street from the jungles of South the United States to the streets of Paris. As an undercover DEA agent, Marshall penetrated a strong cartel and have become the relied on right-hand guy of a ruthless drug lord. the fee he paid used to be devastating, costing him everything--and everyone--he enjoyed. again within the united states, on transitority task to the key provider, at the presidential aspect, Marshall plays an act of heroism that alterations his direction forever.
Ariana Gregory has her complete destiny sooner than her, with a thrilling lifestyles in big apple and a coveted activity at a web type journal. but if her father, lately widowed, is appointed U.S. ambassador to Argentina, she reluctantly consents to accompany him to Buenos Aires. Then an unthinkable act of violence shatters her world.
Nearly a yr later, Ariana arrives in Paris, on a delicate street to restoration. There, as she strives to bury painful thoughts endlessly, she crosses paths with Marshall Everett. yet risky forces watch her each stream, and Ariana and Marshall will once again need to struggle for his or her survival.
In this breathtaking and psychologically penetrating novel, no 1 New York instances bestselling writer Danielle metal explores the results of trauma and the perseverance of the human spirit. In Marshall and Ariana she has created unforgettable characters confronting remarkable challenges--who not have to face them by myself.
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Right. ” She winced when he said, “’Bye” and hung up without giving her a chance to say anything further. She was actually tempted to call him back and make him promise to contact her at least daily. Then a video popped up on her monitor, distracting her completely. It was a recent film of Suzannah Ryder handling—or rather, attempting to politely terminate—a news conference on her recent appellate court success. Even with the graininess of the footage, the attorney’s smile was amazing, just as Justin had described—confident yet vulnerable.