Today is Day 8 of The Twelve Days of Christmas Campaign, and I am featuring the first book in my romantic suspense trilogy. Breaking News is available today only for $.99. If you have not read this series, I hope you will enjoy Day 8. Hold on! It will take you for a ride.
A gunshot awakens Paula in the night and confirms her worst fears. They’ve found her.When David van Pelt receives her call for help, he acts instinctively to shelter her, though he recently became engaged to another woman. Paula gives him an account of murder and mayhem in a county where the manufacture of drugs is rampant and the sheriff is crooked. They decide, in their roles as investigative journalists, to find out who has turned the peaceful backwoods region into a lawless wilderness.
David has always known Paula as sassy and strong, but upon encountering an unexpected vulnerability in her, he promises to stand by her whatever happens. Together they begin a life on the run, digging through countless layers of misdirection, all the while fighting the fierce attraction between them. Side by side they struggle to elude a drug lord whose influence spans the globe. Following leads to Seattle, Las Vegas, LA’s Chinatown, Chicago, and Arkansas, they find that everyone seems to know more than they do.
But no one understands the whole story, and soon David and Paula are in the crosshairs of a murderer. Their feelings for one another evolve into a tender intimacy that makes them rethink everything they thought they knew about each other. Could they be falling in love? What about David’s engagement? What about Paula’s missing memories? When they finally confront the killer and unravel the story, it is far different from anything they could have imagined. And, most of all, they know it will make a great scoop.