A Most Dangerous Profession (Hurst Amulet, Book 3)
"Mysterious, elusive, unforgettable. The Hurst Amulet keeps to trap fanatics into peril as long island instances bestselling writer Karen Hawkins spins her most up-to-date scintillating story of possibility and hope.
AN ENTRANCING THIEF
For attractive, seductive Moira MacAllister, the stakes became terrifyingly excessive. Her daughter has been kidnapped and a necessary historical relic is the ransom. Moira needs to collect it at any expense, no matter if it capacity confronting the fellow she as soon as duped and left, a guy who nonetheless doesn't recognize she has a baby . . . and that he's the daddy.
A rushing RAKEHELL
Robert Hurst, an operative within the king's provider, hasn't ever forgiven the mysterious undercover agent who seduced him into marriage after which disappeared with no hint. Now, as he pursues the onyx field that may store his brother's lifestyles, their paths pass back. yet Robert isn't definite which he longs for more--to fulfill his lust for revenge or to quench his relentless...
Strap, Robert stretched his legs, completely satisfied that they have been inside of days of attaining Balnagown fortress, the place Sir Lachlan Ross resided. The final week were interminable, the roads from time to time approximately impassable, the times full of grayness and rain, the resorts damp and inhospitable, the nutrients too wretched to consider. He sighed, weary to the bone. nonetheless, it was once worthy it: quickly he’d have the 3rd and ultimate onyx field in his ownership. He smiled. after which the true look for the Hurst Amulet will.
In that, is there?” Robert chuckled. “No, no longer if you happen to placed it that way.” Moira grinned again at him. “Since Elizabeth didn’t approve of the marriage, I take it that she didn’t deal with the courtier, either?” “Quite the other: he was once one among Elizabeth’s favorites, and she or he observed the elopement as an insult. She despatched her safeguard to rip the lady-in-waiting from the fingers of her new husband. Then she had them thrown into the tower for treason, and threatened them with beheading.” “Good God.” “One did.
a real appreciator of art.” “Egypt is so romantic.” He laughed indulgently. “It’s definitely profitable.” He allowed a footman to open the examine door and gestured for her to precede him. “After you, my dear.” earlier than Moira improved, a circulation danced on the nook of her eye and he or she observed Buffon darting around the finish of the hallway. Ross should have obvious the shock on her face, for he became to keep on with her gaze. If Buffon is within reach, then—She glanced on the open examine door after which.
You’ll inform your husband approximately this.” after all she used to be going to inform Robert although she dreaded his response. We’ll locate that mystery chamber with no Ross’s aid. “Open the doorways. within the morning, as soon as Hurst and i've that field, we are going to leave.” “What if I refuse?” “Then i'm going to shoot you and depart Hurst to house the mess. He’s first-class at cleansing up disagreeable situations.” “Your husband couldn’t butter his personal bread, less take care of any type of state of affairs. yet fine—I’ll open the doorways.
We’re even.” It used to be natural luxurious so as to banter with him, even this little bit. “Where’s Rowena?” “In the sitting room, chatting with your sister Mary and her husband.” “Oh no. If she’s the following, my different sisters can't be a ways away.” “It wouldn’t shock me in the event that they all come prior to dinnertime.” “You’ll need to tell the housekeeper to open a few rooms and feature anything to be had for dinner.” “Me? Robert, I’m only a visitor and—” “No.” His hand closed over hers. “And that’s what I desire to.