On Fire (Paperback)
|Author: Carla Neggers|
|A year after a tragic accident destroys Emile Labreques research ship, killing five people, Riley St. Joe, Emiles granddaughter, joins forces with FBI Special Agent John Straker to help clear her grandfathers name. (Romantic suspense). Reissue. *Author: Neggers, Carla *Publication Date: 2010/01/26 *Number of Pages: 361 *Binding Type: Paperback *Language: English *Depth: 0.75 *Width: 4.00 *Height: 6.50|
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A year after a tragic accident destroys Emile Labreque's research ship, killing five people, Riley St. Joe, Emile's granddaughter, joins forces with FBI Special Agent John Straker to help clear her grandfather's name. (Romantic suspense). Reissue.First he's suspected of murder, then he disappears. But no matter what the evidence says—Riley St. John knows her grandfather is not capable of such a vile act. The famed explorer and oceanographer taught her all she knows. Now she'll pay him back by finding the real killer.
Recovering from gunshot wounds received in the line of duty, FBI agent John Straker is the last man Riley would go to for help. As lifelong nemeses, bitter arguments are the only constant in their relationship. But knowing she's in danger—and about to get herself into more—Straker can't help but keep an eye on her, even if it means binding their fates with combustible ties.
Carla Neggers crafts another suspense-filled romance with this tale of a young woman trying to uncover the secrets surrounding her parents' murder. Riley St. Joe knows the truth has been buried, and when her childhood enemy shows up and offers to help her unravel the mystery, she hesitantly lets him. John Straker is now a handsome FBI agent, and he wants to work side by side with Riley to get to the truth.