By Danielle Steel


Marshall Everett has traveled a twisting, perilous street from the jungles of South the US to the streets of Paris. As an undercover DEA agent, Marshall penetrated a robust cartel and have become the depended on right-hand guy of a ruthless drug lord. the fee he paid used to be devastating, costing him everything—and everyone—he enjoyed. again within the united states, on transitority project to the key provider, at the presidential element, Marshall plays an act of heroism that adjustments his direction forever.
Ariana Gregory has her complete destiny sooner than her, with an exhilarating existence in new york and a coveted task at a web type journal. but if her father, lately widowed, is appointed U.S. ambassador to Argentina, she reluctantly is of the same opinion to accompany him to Buenos Aires. Then an unthinkable act of violence shatters her world.
approximately a 12 months later, Ariana arrives in Paris, on a delicate street to restoration. There, as she strives to bury painful stories perpetually, she crosses paths with Marshall Everett. yet risky forces watch her each circulation, and Ariana and Marshall will once again need to struggle for his or her survival.
during this breathtaking and psychologically penetrating novel, number 1 New York instances bestselling writer Danielle metal explores the results of trauma and the perseverance of the human spirit. In Marshall and Ariana she has created unforgettable characters confronting striking challenges—who now not have to face them on my own.

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They'd left outfits for him within the bed room, just like theirs, with a baseball cap, and as Pablo dressed, all he may well think about was once Paloma on the camp. It was once unattainable to him that he could by no means see her back, and he was firm to come back. He may locate her anywhere she used to be, and do no matter what it took to carry her domestic with him. yet for now, he knew there has been no approach out. He needed to go away. As he emerged from the bed room of the small condo, having a look like a unique individual, one of many males passed him his passport together with his actual identify, Marshall Everett, and the badge he hadn’t carried for 3 years, as a unique agent of the DEA. The Drug Enforcement management had put him in Colombia 3 years past, and for 3 years in Ecuador sooner than that, to establish his identification for El Lobo’s operation. the 3 males have been status, each one sporting a shoulder bag, they usually have been able to depart. They sought after him within the air and in another country in the hour, prior to all hell broke free and Raul despatched his males after Pablo. the guy who have been Pablo Echeverría for 6 years of diligent undercover paintings acknowledged now not a note as he them down the steps to the automobile parked discreetly outdoor. He received into the backseat, and appeared out the window in anguish as Bogotá slid by means of. All he needed to do used to be make a run for it, get to the Jeep, and force again to camp, yet he knew that if he did, the entire undercover operation could come down round their ears and different males may die. They drove quickly towards the airport, confirmed their badges to safety, and boarded a small army airplane that used to be anticipating them. defense didn’t glance heavily at any of them, and moments later they have been within the air at the aircraft heading to Washington. there has been a bad unreality to it, as Pablo, now Marshall Everett back, watched the nation-state cut back less than them, understanding that the girl he enjoyed was once nonetheless there and he had simply deserted her. the single factor that reassured him was once that she used to be Raul’s sister, which at the least would offer a few safety to her. She had by no means had the remotest suspicion that he used to be an secret agent for the DEA. And Marshall knew greater than somebody that there has been not anything he may perhaps do for her now. Later, if he was once fortunate, he was hoping he may well have the opportunity to come back, with out endangering her, which might be a fragile challenge at top. invoice Carter checked out his watch part an hour after takeoff and proficient Marshall that they have been raiding the camp in the hour. that they had had shut calls with Raul sooner than, and this time they didn’t wish El Lobo to break out. It was once why they'd desired to stream so speedy. Everett had already stalled them for an afternoon. He must have long gone directly to their assembly element the day sooner than, whilst the waiter spilled the espresso, and as an alternative he had missed them. That got here as no shock to invoice. Marshall used to be recognized to be obdurate and self sufficient. He was once a super operative, keen to take limitless dangers, yet he had defied his superiors once or twice through the years, which was once why Carter had come himself.

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