After a long and prestigious career, Congressman Max Southland is ready to retire, and as a member of his staff, Mattie Mathis is on hand to help her uncle wind down his career. When Mattie receives a cryptic call from her boyfriend and fellow staffer Craig, she's left with more questions than answers: an interesting bit of research by a young law student has surfaced what could have national consequences. A copy is on its way to her. Before she can process this information, Craig is dead ... and Mattie will be next.
There is only one person who can help Mattie: Jack Summers, a cop whose sense of duty stems not only from his assignment but also from his growing feelings for the woman he's bound to protect. As the pair runs for their lives, it is clear that a violent cover-up has been plotted—and they must unravel the conspiract if they hope to survive.
Unabridged audio book
I LOVE a good SUSPENSE NOVEL and this one was FANTASTIC!
with a touch of hopeful Romance
JUST HOW I LIKE IT!
Mattie just needed a breath of fresh air...
As she walked around the pool she could see something at the other end.
As she approached what looked like a towel she realized it was a body.
And not just any body...the body of her fiance.
Who would do this?
As she digs into an unofficial investigation she realizes that she has stumbled on to something way bigger than she was planning...
Multiple murders, cover-ups, lawsuits, conspiracy and now a mark on her life!
The only person she can trust is Jack...
And now she must make a 'run for her life.'
SO. SO. SO. GOOD!
I LOVE Jean Holbrook Mathews' books!
I have read them all and highly recommend them all!