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Hostage (Bishop/Special Crimes Unit, Book 14) by Kay Hooper

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By Kay Hooper

New York Times bestselling writer Kay Hooper returns with a brand new novel of blood-chilling suspense as hunters develop into the hunted in a determined online game of survival opposed to all odds...

Haven operative Luther Brinkman has been despatched into the wasteland of the Appalachian Mountains of Tennessee to find escaped felon Cole Jacoby, a mentally volatile financial institution robber. Supposedly, Jacoby concealed greater than ten million cash from his final heist prior to he used to be captured—and fairly mysteriously escaped federal custody. And as soon as Brinkman reveals Jacoby, the agent is left significantly wounded, without approach to show his place to Haven.

Callie Davis, an agent with the FBI's designated Crimes Unit, has been within the sector for a while, a result of foresight of her boss and unit leader, Noah Bishop. but if she unearths the wounded Brinkman, her rescue challenge becomes a dangerous online game of cat and mouse.

What neither Luther nor Callie comprehend is that their quarry is much greater than an escaped financial institution robber. And that during looking him, they'll locate themselves being hunted via him, and should observe him to be the worst monster both of them has ever recognized.

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Sean said. “I get that. ” The kid snorted. ” That got the kid interested. Sean didn’t elaborate, but said, “We’ll work this out, okay? ” The kid’s face changed, from caution to dark sadness. “You can’t,” he said quietly, looking down. ” Sean mistook the downcast eyes as shame or consideration, he realized, when the kid bolted like a rabbit along the edge of the logging road. He fired his gun into a nearby tree, hoping the sound would make the kid stop. It didn’t. Sean went after him. Faster, he quickly caught up and was about to tackle him when the kid turned sharply right, off the road.

He moved his leg. It wasn’t broken. That was a big fat plus. But something was wrong with it. ” He tried to sound normal, but his voice was scratchy and weak. He could make out faint light from above, but his vision was cloudy. The entrance to the shaft was partly blocked by trees and shrubs, but there was enough light for him to see shadows. He judged that the shaft was about eight feet square and twenty-five feet deep, but his vision blurred again as he tried to focus on his immediate surroundings.

He asked instead. Lucy didn’t sound as though she noticed his hesitation. “After breakfast. ” Sean laughed. She leaned up and looked at him, her eyebrows raised. ” He grinned, then reached up and tickled her ribs. Her spontaneous laugh was genuine, such a rare sound that every time he heard it he remembered how much Lucy needed him to remind her of the good in life, and forget the evil from her past. ” she declared. Before Sean could tighten his abs in resistance, she tickled the sensitive sides of his stomach.

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