One Scream Away
After surviving an attack by a killer seven years ago, Beth Denison believes her life is finally back on track. She has managed to make a life and home for herself and her daughter. Beth works as a researcher for an antiques store. But now Beth's world is about to come crashing down around her. And all it took was one late night phone call. Neil Sheridan is an ex-FBI agent. When Neil is called in to look at a chain of murders that copy his last case, he finds himself drawn back in. When the killers phone calls are traced to Beth, Neil knows she is hiding something. Can Neil convince Beth that he can provide protection to her and her child? The closer the killer gets to Beth the more she needs Neil.
As a debut novel from a new author, this book was on heck of a read. Ms Brady keeps you on the edge of your seat. Once I started this book I was unable to put it down until the last page was read. The coming together of two wounded hearts is told in such a way that will touch your heart. The plot was smooth flowing and holds the readers attention. This is a definite keeper. Can't wait for the next story. Keep them coming Ms Brady.
Book Blurb for One Scream Away
Killer Chevy Bankes is a master of disguise, and just paroled, he's coming after the woman who sent him to jail, the beautiful antiques expert Beth Denison. A set of antique dolls brings Beth into his sight, and inspire Chevy's disturbing crimes as he draws closer to Beth and her young daughter. Chevy sends the dolls to Beth one-by-one and she soon realizes that these antiques carry the same marks as his victims, signaling that the final piece in his collection will be for her.
Neil Sheridan gave up his FBI shield five years ago, but his best friend Rick, a cop, pulls him in as a consultant on a case involving a serial killer who is eerily similar to a murderer Neil encountered in the past. The investigation leads Neil to Beth's doorstep, and he is certain she isn't telling him the truth. Neil is the only one who can get through Beth's defenses and, as they grow closer, discover the secrets that Beth is hiding about her fateful night with Chevy.
Kate Brady has won or been a finalist in many writing contests, including the Golden Heart, the Maggies, and the Suzannah. ONE SCREAM AWAY is her debut novel.
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