“A truly remarkable tale.” – Night Owl Reviews, Reviewer’s Top Pick
For a psychopath, murder is addictive.
With every remorseful drop of blood spilled, the violent whispers in her head are silenced, but to Adelaide Banvard’s disappointment, only for a short amount of time. Used as an assassin, the schizophrenic monster inside her head grows stronger the longer Christian Wren takes advantage of her demons. Knowing this life will have her behind bars or six feet under, Adelaide wants out by any means necessary in order to save her sanity and her life.
For a federal agent, revenge is even sweeter.
ATF Agent Marcus Grant has declared war on Wren after the death of a fellow agent and forces his way into the weapon manufacturer’s entourage to seek his revenge as an undercover bodyguard. Fully aware that men like Wren never risk getting their hands dirty, Marcus sets his sights on the first woman who has captivated him in a long time, Wren’s personal bodyguard, Adelaide Banvard.
Adelaide realizes the man who can put her behind bars for life is the opportunity she needs to overcome her bloodthirsty desires, but can she convince Marcus she’s not the killer he’s after?
Taking lives was easy, like slipping into a warm bath, and just as pleasurable. With one squeeze of the trigger, Adelaide Banvard’s task would be finished and the schizophrenic monster in her head satisfied. A matter of seconds stood between her and pure ecstasy, but only at the cost of yet another life. She held the 9mm level with Scott’s chest, the weapon rising and falling with his every shaking breath. She struggled to keep the gun raised, her hand sweating against the steel. [Read more…]