By Maya Banks
The Kelly crew overseas (KGI): A super-elite, best mystery, family-run business.
Qualifications: excessive intelligence, rock-hard physique, army background.
Mission: Hostage/kidnap sufferer restoration. Intelligence amassing. dealing with jobs the U.S. govt can’t…
Over the years, Donovan Kelly has fought relentlessly for justice, ladies and youngsters continually retaining a unique position in his center. operating part through part together with his brothers, Donovan has witnessed firsthand the toll it’s taken—physically, mentally, and emotionally—on his household, and the blameless lives stuck within the crossfire. What he by no means expects is for his subsequent project to take place correct on his domestic turf—or for it to take a really own turn.
Picturesque Kentucky Lake is the best position for a soul looking for secure harbor. a stunning stranger has arrived—desperate, breathless, and at the run from a depressing earlier remaining in on her and the more youthful siblings she has vowed to guard. Donovan needs to now draw on each source at his disposal—if he desires to store a girl and the youngsters who could turn out to be his future.
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