It’s non-stop action in the newest romantic thriller by the always awesome Robards. Being in the wrong place at the wrong time has devastating consequences for a gutsy single mom. Misdirection and secrets force this reluctant trio into a fight for their lives where deadly menace is dogging their footsteps. Classic romantic suspense by a genuine master!
Sam Jones is struggling to carve out a stable life for her 4-year-old son Tyler, driving a tow truck at night and studying to become an EMT. One night, Sam picks up a BMW only to find a beaten and shot man in the trunk. Danny Panterro is working deep undercover pretending to be a crooked agent. Danny had been under guard with U.S. Marshals, but the safehouse was breached by a drug cartel and Danny was kidnapped. Sam’s unexpected appearance saves Danny, but he knows she will now be a target. Sam refuses to cooperate, until she learns the cartel is after Tyler. Now Danny not only needs to keep himself alive, but also both Sam and Tyler! (GALLERY, Dec., 384 pp., $25.00)