By Jayne Ann Krentz
From New York Times bestselling writer Jayne Ann Krentz comes an electrifying novel of ardour, homicide, and small-town scandal.
Investigative reporter Irene Stenson hasn’t been to her homeland of Dunsely, California, because the grotesque evening she came across either her mom and dad useless at the kitchen ground. Now, seventeen years later, Irene has obtained a stunning new lead approximately their deaths—and is set to find the reality of what occurred on that long-ago evening.
Staying at a neighborhood resort, she unearths herself confiding in good-looking Luke Danner—an ex-marine who’s as used to barking orders as Irene is to ignoring them. yet Luke sees the phobia underneath her convinced exterior—and can’t support yet are looking to shield her. he's additionally pushed by way of passions of his personal, and as they’re drawn jointly into the guts of chance, they'll danger way over both of them anticipated.
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She was only fifteen years old, and she was alone when she walked into the house. " He said nothing. "It was incredibly tragic. Really shook up the community. " Maxine nodded somberly. " He looked at Cabin Number Five again and saw Irene coming through the trees toward the lobby. She was dressed much as she had been yesterday, in a pair of sleek black trousers and a black pullover. The long black trench coat was unfastened. The hem swirled around the tops of her gleaming black leather boots. The family history certainly explained the shadows and secrets he had seen in those amazing eyes, he thought.
Folks said she would never be the same after that night when she found her parents on the kitchen floor. " Maxine watched Irene with worried eyes. Holton telling everyone that finding Pamela's body last night might be too much for poor Irene after what happened in the past. " Luke watched Irene walk past the window, heading toward the front door of the lobby. Her face was set and resolute. Not the expression of an unstable woman who was about to go off a cliff, he decided. More like the face of a woman with an agenda.
Maxine's eyes widened. "Do you think that's why she killed herself? " "We don't know that Pamela killed herself," Irene said evenly. He'd had enough, Luke thought. Time to take control of the situation. He reached into his pocket for the keys to the SUV "You ready for our little meeting with McPherson? " Irene pondered the offer briefly and then nodded, as though the decision to get into the same vehicle with him had been a major one. "All right," she said. Luke took his jacket off an antler.
All Night Long by Jayne Ann Krentz