Jennifer Chaise can't make enough money selling real estate to maintain the lifestyle she enjoys, so she supplements her income with a second jobas a professional girlfriend. After several relationships with older, wealthy men she's well well off, and though current boyfriend Nick Noble isn't perfect, Jennifer's happy enoughuntil the night she overhears the murder of Nick's wifeand his terse orders to "take care of" Jennifer too!
Flight is the only option, so Jennifer disguises herself and goes into hiding. Soon, she's waitressing in a small town near Las Vegas, trying not to attract any attentionespecially not from cop Alex Nichols, who's showing her just how much she's been missing by going through the motions of love!
Carr has a way of making even the most unlikely circumstances seem plau-siblea handy talent when telling a
tale of this kind. Jennifer is a beautifully drawn character whose interior journey
is wonderful to behold. (May, 384