Reckoning for the Dead : A Sweet Justice Novel
"Jordan Dane crafts nail-biting thrillers."-Jonathan Maberry, Bram Stoker Award-winning author of Patient Zero"A wonderful author who sets you up on a roller-coaster, rising, falling, twisting-she's not to be missed!"- Heather Graham, New York Times bestselling authorThe remarkable Jordan Dane continues her National Readers Choice Award-winning Sweet Justice series with Reckoning for the Dead, a breathtaking blend of mystery, surprise, and heart-pounding adventure that places her popular series characters in danger's path once more. A polished gem of riveting romantic suspense, Reckoning for the Dead follows covert operative Alexa Marlowe of the elite vigilante agency the Sentinels as she hunts down the truth about the alleged death of her ex-lover and Sentinels chief, Garret Wheeler-while former bounty hunter Jessie Beckett finds herself ensnared in a very cold but still deadly case of murder. This one's a winner for fans of Tami Hoag, Andrea Kane, and Lisa Gardiner.
- Paperback | 368 pages
- 106.68 x 170.18 x 30.48mm | 181.44g
- 27 Sep 2011
- HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- New York, United States
Back cover copy
The official story is that Garrett Wheeler, the Sentinels' chief, is dead--killed in a covert op gone horribly wrong.But Alexa Marlowe--his ex-loverand most trusted agent--isn't buying it.Overnight, a new leader has mysteriously assumed control of the elite vigilante organization, a man Alexa Marlowe can't afford to trust. In search of Garrett and the truth, she goes off the grid, following a deadly trail that leads behind the fortress walls of a murderous drug cartel boss. Alone, Alexa has no one to watch her back, not even her new partner, Jessie.Ex-bounty hunter Jessie Beckett has troubles of her own. Her world is turned upside down when her DNA turns up as evidence in a gruesome murder committed when Jessie was only a child, before her life was shattered by an infamous killer. Solving a very cold case may hold the key to who she really is or kill the only memory she has of a woman she believes is her mother.For Alexa and Jessie, the dead demand a reckoning.
About Jordan Dane
Ripped from the headlines, Jordan Dane's gritty suspense plots weave a tapestry of vivid settings, intrigue, and dark humor. A thrilling ride of mystery and suspense-all in the first degree! She's a member of Romance Writers of America, Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, and the International Thriller Writers. Jordan and her husband share their Oklahoma residence with an intelligent canine and two cats of highborn lineage.