By Irene Hannon
For FBI Hostage Rescue workforce member Evan Cooper and his associate, dignitary defense responsibility must have been a bit of cake. regrettably, Monica Callahan isn't making it effortless. Estranged from her diplomat father--who is thinking about a delicate hostage scenario within the heart East--she refuses to be intimidated via a comparable terrorist chance again within the States. that's, till a chilling caution convinces her that the chance is especially real--and escalating.
As Coop and his companion do their top to maintain her secure, Monica's father triggers an abduction that places his daughter's existence in danger. And with each moment that ticks via, Coop is aware that the chances of saving the one girl who has ever breached the partitions round his middle are losing. finally, terrorists aren't identified for his or her patience--or their mercy.
Book one within the Heroes of Quantico sequence, this suspense-filled novel will whisk readers alongside for the exciting experience.
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Against All Odds (Heroes of Quantico, Book 1) by Irene Hannon