Dimensions: 336 pages, 3.79 × 2.51 × 0.43 in
Published: December 29, 2009
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0345500776
ISBN - 13: 9780345500779
About the Book
"New York Times"-bestselling author Garwood weaves magnificent stories of passion, adventure, and intrigue. Now she raises the heat and spices up the action with a sexy, smart, daring new heroine and a smoldering thriller.
Read from the Book
Chapter One They called him a hero for doing his job. And if that weren’t bad enough, damn if they weren’t making him talk about it. Special Agent Samuel Wellington Kincaid received a standing ovation when he finished his lecture. He gave a quick nod then tried to leave the podium and the auditorium, but he was pulled back by another FBI agent who insisted that, as soon as the cheering and clapping stopped, Sam answer questions. Knowing he should cooperate, he nodded again and waited for the audience of cadets and future FBI agents to quiet down. Like most people, Sam hated giving speeches, especially those concerning his work in intelligence, but this was a training seminar and a goodwill mission, and he had been ordered by his superiors to talk about his role in the dramatic capture of the notorious Edward Chester, a radical white supremacist and one of the most elusive criminals in many years. Despite his reluctance, Sam had been scheduled to conduct five of these seminars around the country. He’d already completed the first in D.C., and this one in Chicago was the second. Next week he would fly to Seattle for the third and then on to Los Angeles. His final stop would be at the naval base in San Diego where he would address Navy SEAL trainees. Inwardly, he groaned at the thought of three more appearances in front of inquisitive audiences who wanted only to hear sensational details of the capture. This particular audience, however, also wanted to hear how
From the Publisher
Whether it''s exhilarating historical romance or spine-tingling
contemporary suspense, #1 New York Times bestselling
author Julie Garwood weaves magnificent stories of passion,
adventure, and intrigue. Now she raises the heat and spices up the
action with a sexy, smart, daring new heroine and a smoldering
thriller that''s classic Garwood-and pure Sizzle.
Lyra Prescott, a Los Angeles film student, is closing in on
graduation and facing important decisions about her future. She''s
already been offered a job at her hometown TV station, an
opportunity that could ultimately launch her dream career as a film
editor. But heading back home would also mean dealing with her
overprotective brothers, social-climbing mother, and eccentric
grandmother. Unsure of her future, Lyra dives into work on her
final school assignment: a documentary transformed by a twist of
fate into a real-life horror film.
After she unwittingly captures a shocking crime on camera, a rash
of mysterious, treacherous incidents convince Lyra that she''s
trapped in a sinister scenario headed for a violent ending. Running
scared, she turns to her best friend, Sidney Buchanan, whose
connections bring dauntless and devilishly handsome FBI agent Sam
Kincaid into Lyra''s life. As the noose of deadly intrigue tightens
and the feelings between them deepen, Lyra and Sam must place their
faith in each other''s hands-and stand together against the
malevolent forces about to break loose.
No one mixes life-and-death suspense with feverish desire better
than Julie Garwood. In Sizzle she burns hotter and
brighter than ever, keeping the action and passion blazing till the
incredible, unforgettable end.
About the Author
Julie Garwood is the author of numerous New York Times
bestsellers, including Fire and Ice, Shadow Music, Shadow
Dance, Murder List, Killjoy, Mercy, Heartbreaker, Ransom,
and Come the Spring. There are more than
thirty-six million copies of her books in print.
"Excellent adventure . . . [An] element of quirky humor provides a
nice lift to the story and is the quintessential Garwood
touch."-RT Book Reviews
"Sizzle most satisfying . . . If a book has Julie Garwood's name
on it, it's guaranteed to be a meticulously written, well thought
out, and thoroughly engaging story [with] captivating
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