By Erica Spindler, Alex Kava, J.T. Ellison
The second one interesting collaboration from Erica Spindler, Alex Kava and J.T. Ellison.
One terrifying typhoon; 3 exciting tales.
They name it an Alberta Clipper – a tremendous typhoon method that rides the jet movement southward from Canada and around the usa. It’s early October, and this typhoon is unleashing its fury from Illinois to Florida – the place it collides with a tropical disturbance and rages up the jap seaboard. in the middle of the wind, rain and snow, Rockford murder Detective M.C. Riggio, FBI profiler Maggie O’Dell, and Nashville murder Lieutenant Taylor Jackson locate themselves battling not only the weather, yet 3 diabolical killers ...
Rockford, Illinois – a tender co-ed’s physique is pulled from the Rock River, and Violent Crimes Bureau Detective Mary Catherine “M.C.” Riggio and her companion, Kitt Lundgren, fast examine that issues are usually not continuously as they seem before everything look. whilst it’s decided that the girl’s demise used to be no coincidence, the detectives begin amassing information regarding her existence – and find a connection that hits too with reference to domestic for M.C. With a huge iciness climate approach relocating in and dangerous to close down town, M.C. and Kitt race to slot jointly the scattered items of a chilling puzzle – one who might end up extra devastating than the storm.
Pensacola, Florida – FBI Agent Maggie O’Dell is set to do anything she swore she’d by no means do back: climb right into a helicopter. Worse, that helicopter is set to take her out over the Gulf of Mexico, within the face of a foul typhoon procedure that has already dumped rain and snow in record-breaking quantities around the jap half the rustic. yet a U.S. Senator’s relations has long past lacking aboard their houseboat, and Maggie and her accomplice, R.J. Tully, were dispatched from Washington, D.C. to accompany the rescue workforce on their seek. whereas Tully is still on shore to ferret out clues as to what occurred to the boat, Maggie flies out with the Coast protect to discover it. With wind and rain threatening to knock their chopper out of the sky, Maggie and Coast shield rescue swimmer Liz Bailey board the houseboat which will keep the Senator’s kinfolk – purely to find a good better risk on board.
Washington, D.C. – Metro Nashville murder Lieutenant Taylor Jackson has reluctantly agreed to take where of her fiancé, FBI profiler John Baldwin, as a presenter on the annual Freedom convention – a overseas intelligence initiative attended through the easiest within the enterprise of ‘clandestine services’. Then a snowstorm successfully isolates their inn on Chesapeake Bay – no strength, no turbines, and no risk of out of doors support. whilst visitors move lacking, and one among them is located useless in his room, Taylor discovers an murderer among the spies – one with a dangerous ranking to settle.
In hurricane SEASON, Erica Spindler, Alex Kava and J.T. Ellison staff as much as carry you their most enjoyable mystery novella but!
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