Synopses & Reviews
Kate Chandler has accepted a commission that will solidify her reputation as a world-class gem cutter. But during what should have been a simple transfer, seven rare, priceless sapphires vanish without a trace, along with their courier, her brother Lee, who now, quite possibly, is dead. And suddenly Kate is on the run, pursued by federal agents who believe she's the criminal mastermind of a cunning bait-and-switch.
Only Kate suspects the terrifying truth: that she's stumbled into a conspiracy of deceit, betrayal, and cold-blooded murder that goes far beyond a simple jewel heist. Getting Sam Groves, the FBI special agent who's her constant shadow, to trust her is a step in the right direction -- but it may be too little and too late in a bloody game where terror dictates her every move. Because a ruthless assassin has already received the order that Kate Chandler must die ...
...a diverting read for thriller fans. Publishers Weekly
“Elizabeth Lowells keen ear for dialogue and intuitive characterizations consistently place her a cut above most writers in this genre.” Charlotte News & Observer
“Romantic suspense is her true forte.” Minneapolis Star Tribune
“. . .a riveting mix of suspense and romance, sure to increase Lowells popularity.” Booklist on Pearl Cove
“. . .delicious tale of romantic suspense. . .” Booklist on Jade Island
“I”ll buy any book with Elizabeth Lowells name on it.” Jayne Ann Krentz
About the Author
Elizabeth Lowell's acclaimed suspense novels include the New York Times
bestsellers Blue Smoke and Murder
, Innocent as Sin
, The Wrong Hostage
, Always Time to Die
, The Color of Death
, Die in Plain Sight
, Running Scared
, and Moving Target
, as well as four books featuring the Donovan family: Amber Beach
, Jade Island
, Pearl Cove
, and Midnight in Ruby Bayou
. Lowell has more than thirty million books in print. She lives in Arizona and Seattle, Washington, with her husband, with whom she writes mystery novels under a pseudonym.
Las aclamadas novelas de suspenso de la autora Elizabeth Lowell incluyen varios bestsellers en la New York Times. Lowell ha vendido mÁs de treinta millones de ejemplares. Vive con su esposo en Seattle, Washington y Sedona, Arizona, con quien escribe novelas de misterio bajo un seudÓnimo.