Undercover: A Novel by Danielle Steel
By Danielle Steel
Marshall Everett has traveled a twisting, perilous highway from the jungles of South the United States to the streets of Paris. As an undercover DEA agent, Marshall penetrated a robust cartel and have become the depended on right-hand guy of a ruthless drug lord. the cost he paid was once devastating, costing him everything--and everyone--he enjoyed. again within the united states, on transitority project to the key carrier, at the presidential aspect, Marshall plays an act of heroism that adjustments his path forever.
Ariana Gregory has her complete destiny prior to her, with an exhilarating existence in long island and a coveted task at an internet type journal. but if her father, lately widowed, is appointed U.S. ambassador to Argentina, she reluctantly concurs to accompany him to Buenos Aires. Then an unthinkable act of violence shatters her world.
Nearly a 12 months later, Ariana arrives in Paris, on a delicate highway to restoration. There, as she strives to bury painful stories ceaselessly, she crosses paths with Marshall Everett. yet harmful forces watch her each circulation, and Ariana and Marshall will once again need to struggle for his or her survival.
In this breathtaking and psychologically penetrating novel, number one New York occasions bestselling writer Danielle metal explores the implications of trauma and the perseverance of the human spirit. In Marshall and Ariana she has created unforgettable characters confronting notable challenges--who now not have to face them by myself.
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C. for a concert. " Linnet heard herself giggling and swallowed the sound. Am I getting drunk? She decided she should have consumed more dinner or less wine. "Tell that to Robin. She thought I spoiled Dee anyway, but that's what aunts are for, right? " "She didn't like the idea very much, but it was either that or keep up the daily screaming matches with a rebellious teenager. Deanna behaved for me—usually. " "Mom agreed with that. " "He'd died the year before. " She picked up the bottle and found it empty.
The blue-haired girl had vanished. Chapter 6 «^» Aware that she had little hope of finding one person who'd faded into the crowd in the terminal, Linnet hurried back to the car-rental counter. She debated whether to tell Max about the futile chase. She decided not to mention the incident, at least for now. After all, she wasn't sure of the girl's identity. The panicked flight didn't mean much. Who wouldn't run if a strange woman started chasing her? Linnet irritably squelched a voice in the back of her mind that hinted she was withholding information from Max only because his own secretiveness annoyed her.
She had to suck air into her lungs before she could speak. " "I won't," came the muffled reply. " She obeyed. When she turned toward the bed again, Max flung off the sheet and sat up. Linnet didn't look away quickly enough. She wasn't sure whether to be disappointed or relieved when she saw the navy blue running shorts he'd slept in. They revealed more than enough—lean hips, muscular legs that went on forever, and a discreet bulge under the cloth. Her nipples tingled. Painfully aware of her reaction, she blushed hotly and fled from the room.