By Shannon K. Butcher
Instructor Isabelle Carson is grief-stricken, offended, and scared. 3 of her youth associates have died. The police say they are suicides, yet Isabelle is familiar with they might by no means, ever take their very own lives. Her previous binds her to each sufferer, and he or she is aware it is only an issue of time ahead of the killer comes after her. just one guy can assist her now, the one guy she's ever relied on, the guy who kept her goodbye ago...
For supply Kent, Delta strength vet, simply being close to Isabelle brings again previous stories and needs, and stirs longings he'd fairly deny. but he cannot forget about the genuine terror in her eyes, or face up to the concept of keeping her back. yet at the same time their friendship starts off to blossom right into a passionate affair, a killer keeps his lethal rampage and plots his subsequent stream: the ''suicide'' of Isabelle Carson.
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Any resemblance to actual events, locales, or persons, living or dead, is coincidental. Copyright © 2008 by Shannon K. Butcher All rights reserved. S. Copyright Act of 1976, no part of this publication may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means, or stored in a database or retrieval system, without the prior written permission of the publisher. ” She took a deep breath. ” “Oh, God. I’m sorry,” said Grant. Isabelle pulled herself together before any tears fell, which made Grant want to hug her.
Lavine did a lot of terrible things to the kids in his care, Isabelle. ” Even though Grant had saved Isabelle from being raped, the fact that she’d come so close to being another of Lavine’s victims still haunted her sometimes. She’d see a man who resembled Lavine at the grocery store and stop dead in her tracks. Once, a student’s father had reached out to shake her hand and those blunt, gnarled fingers—so much like Lavine’s—had flung her back to that horrid night. She’d run to the bathroom to throw up and never could bring herself to go back to face the baffled father.
Whatever was scaring her, Grant wanted to find it and kill it. He’d never been sure what it was about Isabelle that brought out these fierce protective instincts in him, but he’d always thought it was simply the fact that she’d been so small and frail. Apparently, he’d been wrong, because she was neither of those things anymore, yet his irrational urges hadn’t died down over the years. The knowledge was more than a little unsettling. ” Grant sat there waiting for the rest of her dark confession.
No Escape by Shannon K. Butcher