Kendig concludes her Discarded Heroes series with exciting, adrenaline-pumping prose that will catapult you right out of your easy chair. Oh, but keep the Kleenex close by for the tears.
Former Marine Griffin “Legend” Riddell, a fugitive from injustice, finds it difficult to trust anyone. Covert op Kazi Faron, the woman sent to free him, has a dangerous secret that may jeopardize her life, mission and the only man she respects. As Griffin and Kazi race around the globe to save Nightshade, the danger mounts. Will they find the culprit sabotaging their black-ops team before all members are killed? (BARBOUR, Jan., 320 pp., $14.99)